Drink 2010 Veramonte Pinot Noir Reserva

2010 Veramonte Pinot Noir Reserva


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2010 Veramonte Pinot Noir Reserva (CellarTracker.com)

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[20130315]
I think I have not learned to drink wine in the same way I've learned to drink beer. Thus, wine drinkers might be able to appreciate this particular wine, but currently I cannot.

I wrote: "Veramonte 2010 Pinot Noir. Smells like I'd find it hard to drink. It's hard for me to drink. It's so bitter." 6:55PM ET

Website Information:
VERAMONTE
PINOT NOIR
2010
Reserva

APPEARANCE
Bright cherry red

AROMA
Intense and fresh aromas of
red berries with floral notes

TASTING NOTES
A soft, round, medium-bodied wine
with complex flavors of red berry
fruits and spice balanced by long
silky tannins

WINEMAKER NOTES
At Veramonte, Pinot Noir is hand-
sorted before it is destemmed and
whole-berry crushed. The grapes
cold macerate for five days and
fermentation beginsin small, open-
top tanks. The must is punched
down three times a day fortwo days.
Primary fermentation is completed in
tank after maceration, then
malolactic fermentation takes place
in oak barrels. The wine then ages in
temperature controlled cellars for 10
months.

APPELATION
Casablanca Valley, Chile

HARVEST DATE
March 2010

VARIETAL
100% Pinot Noir

ALCOHOL
14%

TOTAL ACIDITY
3.38 g/l

PH
3.68

TIME IN OAK
9 months in 100% French oak

Website Information (CellarTracker.com):
Vintage 2010
Type Red
Producer Veramonte
Varietal Pinot Noir
Designation Reserva
Vineyard n/a
Country Chile
Region Casablanca Valley
SubRegion n/a
Appellation n/a

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