Some Young Punks
'Double Love Trouble'
The dynamic duo of TnT are back at it again. This time fending off ninjas, giant cephalopods, and amayhem wrecking monster. Weapon of choice? Tempranillo...the early ripening grape that brings a little fruit and flavor with some rusticity.
Deep, bright purple. Cherry and blackberry on the vibrant, spicy nose. Juicy and intensely flavored, with very good clarity to the potent black raspberry and bitter cherry flavors. Finishes spicy and gently tannic, with a lingering note of candied cherry. Plenty rich but there's good energy and cut here as well.
- Region: Clare Valley
- Varietal: 50% Tempranillo - 50% Shiraz
- Vintage: 2010
- Vineyard: Tempranillo: Adelaide Hills - Shiraz: McLaren Vale
- Vine Age: Tempranillo: 9 years - Shiraz: 35 years
- Yield: 2.6 tons per acre
- Soil Type: Sandy Loam
- Oak: 14 months in seasoned French barriques
- Production: 633 cases
With a continuous history of winemaking dating back to 1852, the stone buildings and wineries of the Clare Valley add to the region's striking and varied beauty. It is a high quality producer of long-lived, intensely flavoured and strongly structured table wines, virtually all of which are made in limited quantities. Learn More »
SOME YOUNG PUNKS
Some Young Punks epitomize the best of New Australia. The punks consist of Col McBryde (Guinness Book of World Record holder for most tattoos while holding multiple Ph.D's and voted Australia's Young Gun Winemaker of the Year), Jen Gardner (self confessed nerdy yeast expert) and thirdly Nic Bourke (Self proclaimed number one fan of Culture Club - google Nic Bourke and look at the pic in drag - and winemaker extraordinaire). Like most amongst the new breed of interesting, young winemakers in Australia they aren't moved by porty Shiraz and seeks instead a sense of place and restraint the wines... Learn More »
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