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Fledge & Co. Mataro 2017
- Fledge & Company
- 6 Bottle Case
Mataró, also called Mourvèdre or Monastrell, is a wild ‘n rambunctious grape best known for crafting buxom reds & proper rosés. Hand harvested Swartland fruit from schist rich soil, 25% whole-cluster cool carbonic ferment with manual pigeage, foot pressed directly into two old French oak hogsheads and matured for 11 months prior to bottling directly from barrel, unfined & unfiltered. Best enjoyed with charcuterie & fine fromage, hearty country fare or simply on its own around the braai. A total of 655 bottles of this buxom red were crafted.
*JB = Jikken Barreru or "experimental barrels" in Japanese