Spätburgunder Trocken - ORGANIC - 2016

Grape Variety : Pinot noir  
Caract. : Dry Red Wine  
Price : 48.00$
SAQ Code :  
Inventaire : Signature  
Format : 750 mL 
Degree of Alcohol : 12.5% 
Bottles/Crate : 12 
Certification : Organic  

Tasting :

A red wine with a high density and complex structure. Cherries and red berries in the nose. A lot of spiciness, with wooden notes in the background. Warm, smooth and well balanced.

Winemaking :

  • Variety : Spätburgunder 100% - ORGANIC
  • Age of vines : 12 to 56 years
  • Type of soil : Limestone
  • Yield of vines : 25 hl/ha
  • Irrigation : None
  • Harvest : Manual
  • Fermentation : After selective hand picking, the grapes were de-stemmed and fermented in specific low temperature tanks. This procedure, called "Kaltmatzeration", is supposed to create specific aromas of grapes and vineyards even before fermentation. Stainless tank for 2 weeks, malolactic fermentation. The wine is pressed after 4 weeks of contact with the skins.
  • Maturation : Before putting the wine in French and German oak barrels for 2 years, some of the yeasts are removed.
  • Type of Yeast : Selectionned
  • Filtration : No
  • Cellar : 25 years +
  • Decanting : yes

See the Press Review


Vintage 2018

  • James Suckling: 92 pts

Vintage 2017

  • James Suckling: 91 pts

Vintage 2016

  • Wine Enthusiast: 92 pts

Vintage 2015

  • Wine Enthusiast: 93 pts
  • James Suckling: 91 pts

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