Region: Margaret River, Swan Valley
Varietals: Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Gewürztraminer
Winery: Break Free- Break Free All Natural
Vineyard: Swan Valley and Margaret River, WA Blend: Chenin Blanc (95%,
base wine), Chardonnay (3% skins) and Gewürztraminer (2% skins)
With a back-bone provided by Swan Valley single vineyards Chenin Blanc and two separate co-ferments with Margaret River Chardonnay and Frankland River Gewürztraminer (skins only) makes the for the second vintage of Petite Blancs! This dry white has all the gentle aromatics, botanicals and florals reminiscent of Alsace and texture of Loire Valley – a unique “cross over style” – kindly provided by the wild yeast fermentation, controlled by cold pressing and stainless steel tanks. Kaffir lime, citrus and almond blossom and of course, lychee, lemongrass and ginger notes abound; Petite Blancs arouses the senses and beckons you to take the Silk Road and explore the cuisines that connect east Asia, Southeast Asia, south Asia, Persia, the Arabian Peninsula, east Africa and to southern Europe – a literal plethora of spices, produce, ingredients and cookery await you to match with our ‘all day white wine’!
Like all Break Free wines, there is no filtration or fining and minimal sulphur on bottling to keep the wine fresh and lively. Pair with ambitious long lunches, with no shortage of inspired, creative dishes and of course, fine friends,…