Wairau River Pinot Noir

Wairau River Pinot Noir 2015

This lush red wine features a lifted aroma of ripe cherries and spice. The body is soft and generous with delicate berry notes shadowed by subtle toasty oak. Fine, ripe tannins provide weight and structure, resulting in a long, seamless finish.

Style:
Earthy, Fruity, Medium-bodied
Flavor:
Oak, Cherry, Wild Berry, Spice
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Marlborough District
Grapes
Pinot Noir
Alcohol Percentage
13.00%
Fermentation
Harvested in the cool hours of the morning the grapes were cold soaked for 4 days in open fermenters and the juice was fermented through to dryness.
Aging
The wine was then transferred to French barriques for 10 months. After blending the wine was left to settle before bottling on the Wairau River Estate.
Acid
3.59 g/l