2017 Ngeringa Uncultured Pinot Noir
|Region||Adelaide Hills, SA|
|Status||Certified Organic and Biodynamic with The National Association for |
Sustainable Agriculture, Australia (NASAA)
At the base of the Mount Barker Summit in the Adelaide Hills sits Ngeringa – a small, straw-bale winery nestled between their vineyards on land certified organic and biodynamic for nearly 30 years – where they strive for the purest expression of terroir and for perfection in cool-climate wines. Ngeringa operates as a biodynamic closed system farm with vineyards, vegetable gardens, orchards and paddocks that are inhabited by Scottish Highland cattle, sheep, chickens and guinea fowl.
Janet and Erinn Klein
|Wine||A classic pinot fruit hit on the nose of glacé and sour cherries, spice and fine Italian herbs of oregano and thyme with s pinch of sappy resin from the whole bunch fermentation. On the mouth it is a fresh and bright, red berry fruit a hit of spiced cloves and cinnamon with length and elegance.|
|Tasting Note||Herby - Red berry - Cloves|