2020 Pinot Noir Saddle Block
Fruit sourced exclusively from the Saddle Block on our estate in South East Kelowna.
Pinot Noir clones 777, 667, 115, 828, and Mt. Eden are separately hand harvested, destemmed and kept cold for 5-7 days before spontaneous fermentation occurs. The total time on skins is 16 to 21 days. After gentle pressing the wine is matured in French oak for 13 months with approximately 25% new barrel.
Bright floral aromas, with dark ripe fruit and anise are found on the nose of this wine. With characters of Black Doris Plum, blueberry, piping tobacco, and dark chocolate on the palate. The wine is dense with ripe tannin and a lingering finish.
Drink now or cellar for 8 years.
443 cases produced.
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