2016 Scorpo Estate ‘Bestia’ Pinot Grigio Tradizionale: Textured Amber Wine
100% Pinot Grigio
Hue between burnt orange and a Mutabilis rose. Rich aromatics, spicy,heady.
Aroma – Red ‘Sensation’ pear . Oranges. Morello cherry. Refined Palate grippy, wonderful texture. Briny, spicy, intense, exotic. Savoury phenolics. Flavours of Mandarin, orange jube, mixed with pears. Citrus pith and exotic spices accompany the long finish
Ripe grapes are harvested – 30% Wholes bunch, 70% Destemmed in an open top fermenter. 5 day cold soak, indigenous ferment over two weeks. Pressed after 30 days total. Aged for 12months in French oak barriques.