2011 Albatross Ridge Estate Pinot Noir
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2011 Albatross Ridge Estate Pinot Noir
2011 Albatross Ridge Estate Pinot Noir

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Wine Details

The 2011 vintage was the coolest vintage we have experienced. Cool spring and summer weather lead to very tiny clusters and several extra passes through the vineyard were made. We dropped a small mount of fruit in early September to promote even ripening.

Harvest Date: October 7th-17th

Yield: .85-1 ton per acre, harvested by hand, night harvest.

Clone: 777,Pommard, 115, 828

Ph: 3.65

Brix at Harvest: 21.0-22.3

Alcohol: 12.4%

Vinification: 90% Destem whole berry 10% whole cluster, 4 day coldsoak, followed by long cool fermentation in small open top tanks.

Yeast: 100% Native yeast

Oak: 25% New French Seguin Moreau & Ermitage. 10% one year old French, 65% neutral French. 11 months in barrel.

Bottled unfined and unfiltered

Production: 430 cases

Winemaker: Garrett Bowlus