MERWIDA Pino Grigio 2017

Pinot Grigio 2017

An easy drinking, delicately fragrant and mildly floral wine with lightly lemon-citrus flavours.

 

VARIETAL 100 % Pinot Grigio
   
ORIGIN Breedekloof
   
SOIL TYPES Deep dark loam
   
CLIMATE Moderate Mediterranean
   
AGE OF VINES 5 years
   
VINEYARD AREA 1.77 ha
   
YIELD PER HECTARE 12 Ton/ha
   
TRELLISED Extended 6 wire Perold
   
IRRIGATION Supplementary
   
CLONE PG 52 A
   
HARVEST DATES Beginning of Feb
   
DEGREE BALLING AT HARVEST Early morning hand harvested at 22.5°B
   
VINIFICATION Fermentation for 3 weeks in stainless steel tanks at 12°C.
   
MATURATION N/A
   
AGING 1 – 3 years
   
TECHNICAL ANALYSIS  
Density 0.9892
Alcohol 13.11%
pH 3.57
Residual Sugar 2.7
Volatile Acidity 0.34
Total Acidity 4.9
FSO2 38
TSO2 88
   

 

SERVING SUGGESTION

Enjoy as an aperitif or with fish, seafood or poultry.

 

AWARDS

Michelangelo 2015 – Silver