Pumpa 2013 low res

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Name:

Pumpa

Vintage:

2013 EDEN VALLEY

Variety:

Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz

Background:

The PUMPA is a blend of Eden Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz and Tempranillo varieties. Named as a tribute to Len PUMPA and his fellow Eden Valley Vignerons who pioneered and persisted in one of Australia's most challenging but rewarding viticultural regions. Eden Valley had a mix of British and continental European settlers that tried their hand at grape-growing. When times were tough particularly in the 1920s many turned away from viticulture, however the Prussian settlers like Len PUMPA persisted in the face of difficulty, preserving the vineyard resources we are custodians of today.

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Region:   Eden Valley


Blend:  

Cabernet Sauvignon 52%, Shiraz 44%, Tempranillo 4%


Yield:    

Shiraz 1.25t/acre - 2.0 t/acre, Cabernet Sauvignon 1.75 t/acre, Tempranillo 1.75 t/acre


pH:   3.65


TA:   6.5g/L


Alcohol:   14.5%


Maturation:    

15 Months in a mix of new and seasoned French and American oak hogsheads


Cellaring:   Optimum Year 2025


Tasting Notes:  

This wine is characterised by lifted red cherry and cranberry notes together with spicy cassis undertones. A soft velvety texture with great length of flavour is a reflection of how well these varieties, from Eden Valley, marry together. A dash of Tempranillo contributes subtle savoury nuances to the finish of the palate..


Vineyard | Region

Cabernet Sauvignion 28 year-old vines | Moculta sub-region, Eden Valley
Cabernet Sauvignion 16 year-old vines | Central Eden Valley sub-region, Eden Valley
Shiraz 50+ year old vines | Moculta sub-region, Eden Valley
Shiraz 50+ year old vines | Flaxman Valley sub-region, Eden Valley
Tempranillo 14 year-old vines | Light Pass sub-region, Barossa Valley


Harvest Date:

Shiraz 14th March, 3rd & 6th April 2013
Cabernet Sauvignon 31st March & 5th April 2013
Tempranillo 13th February 2013


 


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