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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Eyrie Vineyards

Region:

Oregon

Appellation:

Dundee Hills

Grape Type:

Pinot Gris

Pinot Gris, Original Vines, 2015

12x75cl £290.00

6 cases, 9 bottles

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Tasting Note:

Produced exclusively from the Original block of Pinot Gris vines, the very first Pinot Gris vines planted in the New World, fermented with natural yeasts, aged in tank for a full year, before bottling without any addition of Sulphur. If anything the Original Vines is a little leaner and more athletic than the estate bottling, with complex orchard fruit and white currants alongside peach and nettle. The finish is immaculately polished. Dry, long and capable of extended cellar ageing. Sadly the Original Vines parcel is under attack from disease, and production totals continue to decrease.

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