2021 Backyard Pinot Noir (Mt. Barker)
Our 2021 Pinot Noir is crafted from 100% Pinot Noir grown in the renowned Mt Barker sub-region of the Great Southern. It reflects our winemaking skills and commitment to finding the best fruit and applying simple, traditional winemaking techniques to deliver what we believe is a fine example of a style whilst remaining a classical example of the variety.
Colour: Medium ruby red/purple.
Aroma: Lifted aromas of sweet fruits ripe cherry and raspberries. Forest floor with hints of spicy chocolate oak.
Palate: Medium bodied dry red wine with a soft generous palate weight. Fine soft tannins, sweet fruits supported by chocolate, vanillan oak. Well balanced with good natural acidity and length.
Food matching: Pair with salmon or duck.
Cellaring: Drinks well now, but medium term cellaring will see further complexity develop.
Standard drinks: approx. 8.3 on label