2015 Grande Réserve Pinot Noir


Tasting Notes

Earthy, spicy and toasty oak on nose  with hints of wild sage, thyme, raspberry, black cherries and wild muchrooms accompanied by floral violets. On the palate the wild warm raspberry continues with its rich flavour that lingers on a velvety and generous finish.  To enjoy now please decanter to ensure you truly experience the uniqueness of this wine.


Winemaking Notes

This single vineyard Pinot Noir represents the pinnacle of winemaking at Privato. Harvested from Lake Country, the grapes for this limited release wine were whole cluster fermented before aging 18 months in French oak followed by an additional 18 months in the bottle. This wine will only improve with age. An earthy, spiced nose opens to ripe raspberry and dark cherry flavours that linger on a velvety and generous finish.


Food Pairings

Pinot is well knowned for being an extremely food-friendly wine. This Grande Reserve has rich character and structure. While it would pair wonderfully with Boeuf Bourguignon. It is equally elegant with a decadent arugula wood-fired pizza drizzled with creamy sauce.


Technical Notes
Varietal:   Pinot Noir
Appellation:   British Columbia BCVQA
Grape Source:   Lake Country, BC
Cellering:   7 to 10 years
Retail:   $42.99
Cases Produced:   122
SKU:   56060
Alcohol:   14.2%

Awards and Accolades

Double Gold, All Canadian Wine Championships 2019
Silver, National Wine Awards Canada 2019


 

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