Elegant and subtle notes of stone fruit, honey and sweet sap precede a richly layered palate. This wine will take time to develop, but it’s already showing nice initial roundness in the front palate. The finish presents interesting tannins that hint at the richness and harmony that will come with proper cellaring and age. Indice 2
The Pinot Gris was harvested from 26+ year old vines planted in the marly, calcareous soils of the Heimbourg vineyard. The combination of thin top soils and altitude forces the vines to struggle – this tends to produce well-structured grapes with elevated pH levels.