Felton Road

Pinot Noir 'Calvert'

Pinot Noir 'Calvert', Felton Road

Pinot Noir 'Calvert', Felton Road
  • 100% Pinot Noir
  • Sourced from a single vineyard 1km from the winery where the soils are comprised of deep heavy silts with a thin layer of loess topsoil
  • The nature of being a gravity flow winery allows grapes to be gently destemmed without pumping
  • Long pre-fermentation soaks of 8-10 days
  • 20% whole cluster fermentation
  • Native yeast fermentation
  • Punched down by hand up to 2 times per day with a total time on the skins of 22-24 days
  • Aged for 16 months in French oak (25% new)
  • No fining or filtering

Info

Producer:
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-FRW-12-21 6/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

James Suckling
Score
95
Date
2022-11-02