Porter Creek - Pinot Noir, Hillside Reserve, Russian River Valley 2016 12/750ml

Classification
Red
Country
US
Appellation
Russian River Valley
Varietals
Pinot Noir
Producer
Porter Creek
Farming
Biodynamic
Bottle Size
750ml
Vintage
2016
Bottles/Case
12
$600
Porter Creek - Pinot Noir, Hillside Reserve, Russian River Valley 2016 12/750ml

Classification
Red
Country
US
Appellation
Russian River Valley
Varietals
Pinot Noir
Producer
Porter Creek
Farming
Biodynamic
Bottle Size
750ml
Vintage
2016
Bottles/Case
12
Highlights
• Porter Creek's rare and special Hillside Vineyard Pinot Noir
• 40+ year old vines, yielding just 1-1.5 tons/acre
• Biodynamically farmed; very small production
Varietals
Pinot Noir
Vineyard
High elevation section of estate vineyards; dark, well-draining soils; Martini clone planted in the 70s
Farming
Biodynamic
Vinification
3-4 day cold soak in naturally temperature controlled tanks; open top bin fermentation with native yeasts
Aging
16 months aging in 228 liter French oak (25% new)
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