Jansz Tasmania Vintage Cuvée 2017

Retaining the same blending as previous years: Chardonnay (54%) and Pinot Noir (46%), Coming under the greater Hill Smith family vineyard umbrella, the winemaker is now Jennifer Doyle (long time Jansz vine whisperer) who has taken over from Teresa Heuzenroeder.

Jansz Tasmania, Vintage Cuvée, Pipers River, 2017

JANSZ VINTAGE 00176_100_RGB

Pale gold, exquisitely fine beading. Complex and layered. Brioche yeasty sweetness with creamy milk coffee and roasted cashew, briny sea spray, fragrant strawberry red fruit and the richness of lemon curd citrus. Depth and presence. The mousse calm and even. Earthy truffle and peach interplay through a palate that draws very fine, tight and long. Persistent and intense finish. All class.

RRP: $47
Alc: 12%
Rating: 18.75/20 (94/100)

Wine sample courtesy of Jansz Tasmania

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.