Sonnen - 2021 Plenty Red Pinot Noir

2021 Plenty Red Pinot Noir

Variety
Pinot Noir, Riesling
Region
Tasmania, Australia
Volume
750ml

Classic and fresh Tasmanian Pinot with white florals and lemon oil from the addition of Riesling. A summery blend. Pinot Noir and Riesling isn’t a typical blending of varieties, however Luke has teased the charm and comradery of the two tenfold. All the fruit comes from the Kinvarra Vineyard in the Upper Derwent Valley, with separate ferments for grapes from new vineyard plantings and others from 35-year-old vines. All the fruit was de-stemmed before fermentation, with a small amount of Ries...Read More...

Classic and fresh Tasmanian Pinot with white florals and lemon oil from the addition of Riesling. A summery blend. Pinot Noir and Riesling isn’t a typical blending of varieties, however Luke has teased the charm and comradery of the two tenfold. All the fruit comes from the Kinvarra Vineyard in the Upper Derwent Valley, with separate ferments for grapes from new vineyard plantings and others from 35-year-old vines. All the fruit was de-stemmed before fermentation, with a small amount of Riesling grapes added into each ferment. These two ferments were then later blended for the finished wine! Luke Andree is a young Tasmanian viticulturist who also makes small batch wines aside from his main gig at Mewstone Wines. 

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