Lightfoot and Wolfville Pinot Rose (750ml)
This family-owned winery in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley is dedicated to certified organic and biodynamic agriculture alongside Old World winemaking techniques.
This much anticipated Pinot Rose is a blend of the two noble red Pinot varieties; 75% Pinot Meunier and 25% Pinot Noir. The grapes are from Lightfoot & Wolfville’s organic and biodynamic Oak Island Vineyard in Avonport, Nova Scotia. The harvest took place between October 21st and 31st with Brix levels at 19. The season provided the perfect conditions for create a rosé with depth of flavour, freshness and vibrancy. The grapes were hand harvested and sorted before crush, A short 6 hour skin maceration was used to achieve a faint pink hue and vinification took place in stainless steel vats (55%) and French oak barrique (45%). Delicate aromas of raspberry, white peach and flowers. The palate is dry, medium bodied with flavours of pink grapefruit, red berries and mineral notes on the long finish.