Love our planet is an initiative by Stormhoek to help preserve and care for the environment and our planet. Because being good is not good enough! Each wine in the range will have a specific certification - Fair-trade, Organic, IPW or Wieta.
This Pinot Grigio is IPW certified.
This wine is produced from grapes sourced in the Western Cape which enjoys a mediterranean style climate.. The vineyards are 9-12 years old with hutton and clay soils. The vineyards are planted at 3,000 vines per hectare and are irrigated.
The grapes are handpicked in February. Yields are 8-10 tonnes per hectare.
Helienne van Zyl
100% Pinot Grigio
Whole bunch pressing to avoid colour extraction from the grape skins. Controlled fermentation in stainless steel tanks at low temperature to preserve the delicate fruit aromas.
2 months lees contact.
This wine has a fresh, crisp acidity with flavours of lemon zest, green apple and honeysuckle with some white pear undertones.
Alcohol: 12.5% vol
Volatile acidity: 0.5g/L
Total acidity: 6.3g/L Ph3.5
Residual sugar: 3.5g/L
Allergy advice: Contains sulphites
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans