Burn Cottage Vineyard

Pinot Noir, 'Moonlight Race'

Pinot Noir, 'Moonlight Race'

Pinot Noir Moonlight Race Burn Cottage
  • Pinot Noir
  • Sourced from Burn Cottage Vineyard in Lowburn, and the Sauvage Vineyard in Bannockburn, vine age ranges from 5-22 years
  • Hand-harvested
  • Fermented for around 17 days with indigenous yeast
  • Aged for 12 months in French oak (Damy, Mercurey & Sylvain cooperages), 22% new
  • Bottled unfiltered and unfined
  • Moonlight Race is named after a channel of water that passes through the Burn Cottage property; one of the hundreds of “races” which were created during the early years of European immigration to bring water down from the mountains

 

Info

Vintage:
2021
Country:
New Zealand
Region:
Central Otago
Appellation:
Central Otago
Variety:
Pinot Noir
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Certified Biodynamic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle NZ-BCV-02-21 12/750ml

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate
Score
93
Date
2023-12-14
James Suckling
Score
95
Date
2023-03-22

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