2018 Elysia Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Elysia Vineyard
Soil/Aspect: South-east facing slope of decomposing granite bedrock with alluvial deposits of limestone and clay. A home for a family of red-tailed hawks.
Pick date: September 25th, 2018
Vinification: An experiment between three tanks of varying whole cluster percentages (25%-75%). Spontaneous fermentation lightly pumped over and then pressed after 21 days on skins to neutral oak puncheons. On lees for 8 months. Unfined and unfiltered.
Bottling Date: June 2019
Release Date: September 1st 2020