Rimu Grove Winery, Nelson, New Zealand

Rimu Grove Pinot Noir 2000

Winemaker's Notes

Harvest dateĀ 6 April 2000
Sugars at harvest 22.6
Brix Bottling dateĀ 12 May 2001
Cases produced 149

Alcohol 13.0%
pH 3.7
T/A 5.25 gm/litre

100% fruit from the Rimu Grove Estate Vineyard in the Moutere Hills. Barrel aged in French oak for 10 months (50% new oak).

Grapes were picked by hand and cold soaked for 4 days. Wine was fermented in small open-top fermentation vats, hand-plunged 3 times daily.

Tasting notes

Displays generous aromas of black cherry fruit and subtle crushed rose petals in combination with rich, supple, spicy fruit flavours and soft nuances of toasty French oak. A stylish and elegant wine.

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