Pinot Noir

We want to take wine enthusiasts on a delightful exploration of one of the most captivating varieties in the world of wine: Pinot Noir. Grab your glass, settle into your favourite chair, and let’s embark on a sensory journey through the nuances, flavours, and perfect airings of this beloved grape and the fantastic wines that it creates! Pinot Noir is often referred to as the “heartbreak grape,” has a long and storied history that dates back centuries.

Originating in the Burgundy region of France, it has since spread its vines to various wine regions around the globe, from the lush valleys of California to the rugged landscape of New Zealand, each terroir imparts its own unique stamp on the final wine. Whether it’s the minerality of Oregon’s Willamette Valley or the forest floor aromas of Germany’s Ahr Valley, Pinot Noir thrives in diverse soils and microclimates and reflects the essence of its place!

Pinot Noir Grape Variety Characteristics

Pinot Noir is like a masterful piece of music, with each sip revealing a new note in its symphony of different flavours and aromas. Close your eyes and really focus as you inhale deeply, and you’ll be greeted with a bouquet of enticing aromas that dance delicately on the nose. Ripe berries, such as strawberries, raspberries, and cherries, greet you first, followed by subtle notes like violets and roses. As the wine caresses your palate, it unfolds with layers of flavour, each one more delightful than the last. Right red fruits onto the scene, accompanied by a touch of spice and a whisper of earthiness that adds depth and complexity!

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