Bird On A Wire Pinot Noir 2016 - Yarra Valley, Victoria

Bird On A Wire Pinot Noir 2016 - Yarra Valley, Victoria


The Story

Bird on a Wire wines was established in 2008 by winemaker Caroline Mooney following a number of years working as winemaker with Tom Carson at Yering Station, time in Hermitage with J.L Chave and vintages in McLaren Vale. Caroline has a deep connection to the Yarra Valley growing up on a farm in Yering (now the Yarra Valley Dairy Handmade Farmhouse Cheese) still owned and run by her family. Since then Caroline has continued on to be awarded a 5 star rating in her first year in the James Halliday Wine Companion and also awarded, Best New Small Winery 2013. The focus is directed towards the quality of these single vineyard sites, each selected for their suitability to a particular variety. Small production volumes and the winemaking techniques employed aim to showcase these vineyards.

M+Q Notes

Fruit for the 2016 Pinot noir is from a vineyard to the West of Coldstream. The wine show classic whole bunch Pinot characteristics on the nose, bright fruit and crunch whilst that palate has a lovely interplay between savoury tannin and typical pinot noir cherries, plum fruits and soft white pepper.

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