2020 Vivant Rosé UNCORKED
This exclusive wine is available EXCLUSIVELY via our partnership with UNCORKED. Proceeds will support Grapes for Humanity and their charitable endeavors around the globe. grapesforhumanity.com
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Composition: 70 % Pinot Noir, 30 % Pinot Gris
An enchanting, fruity-floral nose offers rhubarb, cantaloupe, watermelon, lavender and cherry blossom. It’s bright and rich in the mouth and flavoured of strawberry, cranberry, crab apple, gooseberry and ruby grapefruit, leaving a lengthy, refreshing, lemon-citrusy finish.
Estate-grown grapes were hand-picked at cool daybreak temperatures on September 14th and 23rd, as grape sugars averaged 21.3 ° Brix.
This vintage introduces a second variety, pinot gris, whose similarity in balance and texture make it a natural companion to pinot noir. The grapes were pressed directly after picking, after which, the juice was chilled in a horizontal “dairy tank” prior to cool fermentation in stainless steel. The new Vivant was bottled in December 2020.Enjoy now through 2023.
Dry: 0 residual sugar.
At the time of bottling, alcohol measured 12.5%; residual sugar: 0 grams per litre; titratable acidity: 8.1 grams per litre pH: 3.2
Vegan friendly. Certified Sustainable.
Serving temperature near 11° C with soft cheeses and crostini. Pair with a beautiful salad nicoise, or a crust-less quiche full of garden fresh veggies. Grilled shellfish with couscous or even crab cakes.