Clos des Fous 2016 'Subsollum' Pinot Noir, Chile
Item Number: 12680
Sub Region: Chile
Grape(s): 92% Pinot Noir / 8% Cinsault
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 13.5
Case Production: 1785
Vineyard Notes: Grapes for the 'Subsollum' Pinot Noir are sourced from two vineyards, the Pucalan vineyard on the Aconcagua Coast and the Larqui vineyard in the Itata Valley, totaling about 10 acres. The Pucalan vineyard, which supplies the majority of the fruit, was planted in 2008 and is comprised of paleozoic calcareous and sandy soils. The Larqui vineyard was planted in 1988 on granite soil. Both are farmed lutte raisonée .
Winemaking Notes: After a 10-day cold soak, the wine is made in concrete and stainless steel. Aged on the lees for 18 months and bottled lightly filtered.