How do you preserve the magical quality of grenache grapes in a hot climate? Pick by night. It is there, in the blackness before dawn, with the cool air offering respite from the scorching heat of day, and accompanied only by the chirruping of cicadas and the melodic cursing of a Frenchman who’s lost his secateurs, that such delicious wine is born. Next time you’re enjoying an ice-cold glass of this over lunch while on your yacht in the Med, take a quiet moment to picture where it came from.
Under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998 it is an offence:
– to supply alcohol to a person under the age of 18 years (penalty exceeds $8,000).
– for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase or receive liquor (penalty exceeds $700)
Liquor Licence No. 36128660