sanct valentin pinot noir riserva

Sanct Valentin Pinot Noir Riserva | 2019

Importer Notes:  Locally known as ‘Blauburgunder’, Pinot Noir has been grown in Sudtirol since 1850 and fares well with low yields, cooler climate vineyards and rocky soils. 

Grapes:  100% Pinot Noir

Farming:  Sustainable

Vineyard:  Select vineyards in Appiano.

Vine Age:   10-25 years

Altitude:  400-550 MASL

Soil:  Limestone & moraine (ancient glacier melts).

Winemaking:  Fermentation in stainless steel, aging in French Oak (225l & 500l).  Blended and aged another 6 months in barrel.

Tasting Notes:  Berries, violets, smokey vanilla.  In later years lends itself to porcini and truffle aromas.

Pairings:  Braised lamb shoulder, oxtail, aged cheeses.

Critical Acclaim:  JS|94, RP|94

 

Contact Us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Not readable? Change text. captcha txt

Start typing and press Enter to search