Pinot Grigio 2021

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Variety Pinot Grigio
Vintage 2021
Region Rutherglen
Brand Rutherglen Estate
Food Match

WINEMAKER

VINEYARD

Our Pinot Grigio is grown at the De Bortoli Melville’s vineyard on the eastern edge of the Rutherglen region. The site is east facing and produces Pinot Grigio with delicate varietal definition and flavours.

SEASON

2021 was a fantastic year to grow grapes in Rutherglen. After regular rainfall events and a mild summer the grapes have ripened to their ultimate potential. The whites in particular have outstanding flavour intensity.

TASTING NOTE

Pale straw with green hues. This wine has delicate flavours of pears, almond with a savoury textural palate with a citrus pith finish. Pears and white flowers on the nose.

WINE STYLE

Dry White Wine

WINEMAKING

We fermented the Pinot Grigio juice in stainless steel tanks under conditions that retain maximum fruit flavour. We fermented the wine at cool temperatures to accentuate the delicate pears and almond varietal flavours. After fermentation the wine was left on the yeast lees in the tank which were occasionally stirred into the wines to build texture to the mid palate. The wine was left on yeast lees for 2 months before bottling.

WINE ANALYSIS

Alc/Vol: 12.5 %, pH: 3.34, TA: 6.9 g/L

CELLARING

Drink now and enjoy!

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Vegan

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