Damsteep Pinot Noir | Black Estate

If you see the slopes of this vineyard you’ll realise where the name comes from. Fresh and linear with red cherries, ripe raspberries and a lovely texture, delicious!

Region:

North Canterbury

Appellation:

Waipara Valley

Variety / Blend:

Pinot Noir:

Climate:

Cool maritime

Soils:

Clay over fractured limestone and sandstone

Farming:

Certified Organic

Altitude:

140-180m

Fermentation:

Indigenous yeasts, propogated from a vineyard starter

Ageing:

12 months in seasoned French oak