Pinot Gris Vieilles Vignes 2000

Pinot Gris Vieilles Vignes 2000

Medium Sweet WIne

Technical presentation

Bottling : September 2001
Acquired alcohol : 15.3°
Residual sugar : 28.0 g/l
Total acidity : 3.9 g/l H2SO4
pH : 3.8
Yield : 47 hl/ha
Average age of vines : 54 years
Sweetness index : 3
Soil : Gravely soil

Description of the wine Pinot Gris Vieilles Vignes 2000

Originating from two separate locations, both old vines, this wine shows all the characteristic of the 2000 vintage: both ultra ripe and racy.

Tasting notes

12/2001 : The finished alcohol is high, but like in most 2000s it doesn’t really show in the wines. The nose is very open, with classic smoky/honey aromas and a long mouth. The residual sweetness is not too palatable, due to the strong structure of the wine, but soften just the high extract of the wine. It will be great with poultry, duck…