Some Young Punks Naked On Roller Skates is a blend of Shiraz and Mataro sourced from vineyards in McLaren Vale.
Some Young Punks epitomise the best of New Australia. The punks consist of Col McBryde (voted Australia’s Young Gun Winemaker of the Year), Jen Gardner (self confessed nerdy yeast expert) and thirdly Nic Bourke. Like most of 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, influenced by the best of the Old World and the New.
Some Young Punks Naked On Roller Skates is made from grapes sourced from 6 different vineyard sites in the McLaren Vale with varying soil types ranging from black cracking clays to sandy loams, giving the wine complexity. The most common form of trellis is VSP amongst the vineyards and all area are farmed conventionally. The grapes are de-stemmed prior to crushing, they are inoculated with yeast and the cap is managed via pumping over. The total maceration time is 7 to 10 days on the skins. After fermentation the wine is pressed to stainless steel vats (75%) and oak (25%, neutral, French oak barrels).
90% Shiraz, 10% Mataro.
Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly.