2021 Tangent by Alexia Gamay, Wairarapa
TANGENT: from the Latin ‘tangere’, meaning to touch.
A lo-fi wine – vineyard derived yeasts, minimal handling and filtration, restrained use of oak, and no additions except sulphur.
Handpicked, 100% whole bunch, part carbonic fermentation, aged in neutral oak for 11 months.
Raspberry, gunflint, chalky, demanding.