Pinot Noir Rose

$24.95

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Description


Vintage: 2019
Variety: 100% Pinot Noir
Region: Niagara peninsula
Harvest Date: September 23, 2019
Wine Style: Dry, Stainless Steel Fermentation/Ageing
Residual Sugar: 4.3 g/L
Alcohol: 12.5%
pH: 3.25
TA: 9.5 g/L
Ageing: Enjoy Young

Winemaking:
The hand harvested grapes were gently pressed with little duration of skin contact so as not to extract too much colour or tannin. A 17 day fermentation with cultured yeast in stainless steel tanks, with no malolactic conversion produced a wine with bright fruit and racy acidity. Light bentonite fining, cold stabilzation preceded spring bottling.

Tasting Notes:
A rosé style very much inspired by Provence, the wine is very pale pink in colour with notes of strawberry and red cherry, lemon zest joined by a palate that shows racy acidity and fresh fruit character.