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    2021 Gentle Folk 'Scary Gully' Pinot Noir

    • $68.00

    Description

    The combination of the region's highest and oldest Pinot Noir vines and a very cool season - we picked three weeks later than 2020 - has resulted in pitch perfect phenolic and tannin ripeness, with plenty of Scary Gully spice on the nose.

    Vineyards: Scary Gully, Forest Range

    Vine age: 38 years

    Clones: MV6, D5V12, Pommard

    Elevation: 600m

    Aspects: South-east and south-west facing.

    Soils: Quartz rubble over siltstone, sandstone and clay.

    Farming: Organic (not certified)

    Vinification: 20% whole cluster open top fermentation for three weeks followed by eight months in French oak barriques, 15% new. Bottled under Diam cork, sealed with wax.

    Alc: 13.5%

    pH: 3.71

    TA: 5.1 g/L

    Production: 190 dozen