For this Friday’s FREE in-store tasting, we will be featuring the new and exciting creations from one of the youngest and talented couples to hit the wine scene in the last decade.
Unico Zelo is the exciting new label by Brendan and Laura Carter, out of the Adelaide Hills.
Brendan studied under Steve Pannell at S.C. Pannell wines, being responsible for the Jimmy Watson winning Adelaide Hills Syrah in 2014. His partner Laura is equally talented and worked at Henschke helping craft the amazing reds from this iconic producer.
Unico Zelo is all about making soulful wines that are accessible to everyone. Brendan and Laura have access to some amazing new Australian ‘Terroir’. Organic Fiano and 70 year old Muscat D’Allandria vines from Riverlands, as well as epic little parcels of Australian Nero D’Avola, Dolcetto and Nebbiolo which are generating some superb reviews across the country.
They apply strict minimal intervention techniques, 100% wild ferment, without the addition of enzymes, nutrients or sugars.
Not only are these guys are stamping their mark on the Australian wine scene, they are also keeping the spirits industry on their toes. This clever couple have also started Applewood Distillery, and we will be tasting for you their new Aussie Aperol and Aussie Campari!!!! Okar and Red Okar!!
All of this mayhem is kicking off from 4.00pm TOMORROW NIGHT, FRIDAY the 11th of March 2016.
Open will be……
Unico Zelo ‘Alluvian’ Fiano 2015
Unico Zelo ‘Cherry Fields’ Dolcetto 2015
Unico Zelo ‘The River’ Nero D’Avola 2015
Unico Zelo ‘Truffle Hounds’ Nebbiolo 2015
Unico Zelo ‘Pipe Dream’ Nero D’Avola 2014
Applewood Okar Distillery ( Aperol ) over crushed ice
Applewood Red Okar ( Campari ) with Capi Tonic
As always, we will be kicking off the festivities from 4.00pm till 7.00pm, in-store at Old Bridge Cellars
See you down here,
Jay and the Old Bridge Team