The Nadeson Collis Inception is a blend of Chardonnay & Pinot Noir, 15 months on lees with 1.5g/l dosage, disgorged October 2019.
Only 2600 bottles disgorged.
The NADESON COLLIS ‘Inception’ is a blend of Chardonnay & Pinot Noir, 15 months on lees with 1.5g/l dosage.
Using the finest Chardonnay & Pinot Noir from Drumborg, Henty the grapes are whole-bunch pressed and fermented in a mixture of barriques and foudre. 75% from the 2017 vintage with 25% reserve wine coming from a perpetual blend that has been developing since 2006.
The wine displays green fruit, citrus and oyster shell on the nose and crisp white peach and a chalky finish on the palate.
Mike Bennie, Gourmet Traveller Wine
"A very vinous sparkling, composed, rich, silky in texture, the Inception sees around 25% solera material blended with the remaining wine, chardonnay from 2017. The combined wines are matured in barrel. It’s a bold sparkling with honey on toast, cashew and sea-spray characters. Fuller in flavour, it shows a zingy tang of acidity and vigorous, big bubbles. There’s so much going on here."
93 points, The Wine Front
"Really full, textural and rich sparkling with honey, toast, nutty and very strong saline characters rolling around. Vinous in a way, but full-bodied, a touch of sherbetty lift and light white vinegar tang, a funky kind of fizz with lots of personality, vivacious feel and gentle bubbles. Lots of complexity and interest here."