2016 Pinot Blanc

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2016 Pinot Blanc

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Clean, round, creamy and fresh.

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Cuvée: Pinot Blanc

Style: Still

Colour: White

Grape Varieties: Pinot Blanc

ABV: 12%

Vintage: 2016

Hand-harvested on 7 October 2016 and bottled in May 2017. Twelve hours of maceration, which helps add body and brings the naturally high acidity down; the acid from the juice combines with a compound in the skin and drops out. Indigenous yeasts, fermented in 1,000-litre wooden barrels. Unfiltered. Aged 7 months in large old oak. 

Acid: 6.6g/L Residual sugar: 0.5g/L

Sulphur: none added

Soil: Loess, loam with a lot of shell limestone

Yield: 45hl/ha