NBU-002

Pinot Noir, ‘Moonlight Race’, Burn Cottage

Moonlight Race is a wine from three Central Otago vineyards and named after a channel of water that passes through the Burn Cottage property; one of the hundreds of “races” which were created during the early years of European immigration to bring water down from the mountains. This Pinot Noir is 38% from the Burn Cottage Vineyard, 49% from Northburn Vineyard in Cromwell, and 13% from Cox Family Vineyard in Gibbston. Average elevation of the three vineyards in 300 meters above sea level. The wine fermented with 15% whole clusters and aged in 19% new French oak from the Mercurey, Damy, & Billon cooperages. 1,866 cases produced. 13.5% ABV.

Producer:
Vintage:
2014
Country:
New Zealand
Region:
Central Otago
Variety:
Pinot Noir
Color:
Red
Case Pack:
12
Bottle Size:
750
Farming Practice:
Practicing Biodynamic