• 2023 Coulter Wines C3 Pinot Noir

2023 Coulter Wines C3 Pinot Noir

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Adelaide Hills 
Pinot Noir
Sub Region: Kuitpo & Carey Gully: MV6 & 777
Winemaking: Handpicked into half tonne bins then carbonic macerated for 3 days at 10'C.
Both parcels received similar handling, 20% whole clusters were tipped straight into fermenters with the balance crushed on top of the whole clusters. Ferment held at 28/34'C and only ever hand plunged to sugar dry. Must was basket pressed straight to Oak (Oak regime: 100% French 2/3-year-old Hogs Heads). Wine underwent Malolactic fermentation in oak and was then sulphured in place. After 7 months maturation, wines were racked out of barrel for blending then straight to bottling.
Alc: 13.10% pH: 3.65
G&F: 0.4g/L
Colour: Dark cherry red to purple.
Aroma: Red cherry's, sour plums, evident whole bunch, forest floor & kitchen spice.
Palate: Classic varietal Pinot Noir attributes, black and red fruited, mid pallet sweet spot, silken & viscous with a spiced acid drive on the finish.
- Coulter Wines