Verum Pinot Noir 2016
Verum (Bodega Del Rio Elorza) is a boutique, family winery with 45 acres of high-density vineyards in the Alto Valle del Rio Negro, Patagonia. The winemakers are internationally renowned Hans Vinding-Diers and the local Agustín Lombroni. Their experience and understanding of this unique Patagonian terroir, along with Marcelo Casazza's precise vineyard management, impart great personality to the wines. Verum is a shining example of the awesome winemaking potential in Patagonia.
Fermentation and Maceration: Indigenous yeasts; 15% carbonic maceration, 85% destemment, Pre - Maceration (6 days at 8ºC) and fermentation (15 days at 25º C) in stainless tanks Malolactic Fermentation: 85% spontaneous concrete tanks and 15% in 2nd use French oak barrels Aging: 6 months in 15% 2nd use French oak barrels, rest in concrete tanks without epoxy.
Description: A Rio Negro terroir-driven Pinot Noir, fresh and easy to drink, with aromas of cherries, roses, and strawberries.