Get To Know Cienna

Brown Brothers Cienna

Get To Know Cienna

1 – Cienna was created by the CSIRO in 1972 to suit the Australian climate.

2 – It is a crossing of the Sumoll and Cabernet Sauvignon grape varieties.

3 – It was named after the colour Sienna due to its red hue.

4 – We released our first bottle of this unique variety in 2000.

5 – Brown Brothers Cienna 2017 is a light wine with a vibrant ruby red colour. It displays aromas of fresh red berry fruit and a hint of spice and a finish that is slightly fizzy.

6 – In summer, it’s a refreshing beverage to enjoy chilled.

7 – In winter, it can be made into delicious warming Gluhwein or mulled wine.

8 – Cienna is a terrific base ingredient for baked goodies such as puddings and brownies.

9 – It also makes for a fun twist on classic cocktails such as Cosmopolitans or Sangria.

10 –  It is versatile enough to pair with everything from spicy hot pots to a mouth watering crushed meringue with fresh mixed berries smothered in raspberry coulis.

     Brown Brothers Cienna Sangria