Bencze Birtok Pinot Noir 2019
Producer: Bencze Birtok
Region: Badacsony, Hungary
Grapes: Pinot Noir
Vinification: The grapes for this cuvée have been carefully selected from the lower parts of the vineyard. 20% of the crop was whole bunches that was crushed by feet straight away and 80% was gently de-stemmed. During the fermented in open vats for 10 days the cap was gently punched down by hand and feet twice a day for a moderate extraction. Transferred by gravity to stainless steel tanks where it stays on the lees for 10 month. Bottled unfined, unfiltered with the addition of 10mg of SO2 before bottling.
Vegan? : Yes
From the pioneer of natural winemaking in Hungary, István Bencze a fantastic value for money Pinot Noir. Delicate body with fresh acidity and layered red fruits.
Drink lightly chilled or at room Temperature (under 18c)