Ashton Hills Reserve Pinot Noir 2014

Ashton Hills Reserve Pinot Noir

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The Estate Pinot Noir is sourced purely from our five preferred clones.  It is designed to be enjoyed upon release, however careful cellaring will see the wine evolve handsomely for at least another five years.

About this Wine


Country Australia
Region South Australia
Appellation Adelaide Hills
Winery Ashton Hills Vineyard
Vintage 2014
Color Red
Closure Natural Cork
Bottle Size 750
Case Size 12
Alcohol 14%
Product Code 6952014
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Production


Vinification

The pinot fruit is destemmed via a small, customised, gentle destemmer that keeps as many whole berries as possible. The fruit is then basket pressed, and the wine is made without any sulphur additions until bottling. Some whole bunches are included, and the percentage varies according to the style of the vintage. The pinot is then matured in one and two year old barriques prior to bottling.

Winery


Winery Description

Ashton Hills is a three hectare, dry-grown vineyard that lies in the Piccadilly Valley sub region of the Adelaide Hills on a ridge just below the summit of Mount Lofty. The estate was founded by Stephen George in 1982 and since that time it has built a reputation as one of Australia’s finest proponents of pinot noir and cool climate whites.

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