Mino & Co Pty Ltd, was established in 1997 and has been producing wines of various styles, suited to the regions growing conditions but not limited to, for almost two decades. The winery is located in a small village called Hanwood, just outside Griffith in New South Wales with the area falling into the ‘Riverina’ region of NSW. In more recent times growers, and more specifically The winery, have begun planting various Italian varietals due to demand in the Australian wine market and the areas suitable growing conditions. The winery also sources certain parcels of fruit from specific growers in premium regions, mainly South Australia. Regions such as Adelaide Hills, Claire Valley, Barossa Valley and others all cultivate high-quality different styles of fruit which are used across the SignorVino range of wines. The winery produces Italian varietals on a boutique scale, predominantly for the domestic market in Australia and has found great success in doing so. The selection of Italian varietals is based wholly on the palate characteristics. The Guglielmino family are passionate about displaying their Italian heritage in their selection of wine styles and believe there is a balance between adopting innovative techniques amongst the traditional methods of wine making which have been passed down through the generations.
Dense red in colour. This Durif displays aromas of sweet berry fruits of Mulberry and Blueberry backed by oak, exhibiting vanillin and coconut with hints of spice. The palate is typical Durif, a complex mix of dark fruits, black, blue and mulberry. The oak comes in to tie the lot together and compliments the tannin structure for which Durif is renowned.