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PINOT BLANC

WEISSBURGUNDER

 

 

Grape variety

Pinot Blanc (Weissburgunder)

 

Classification

Malans, AOC Graubünden

 

 

Vinification

Grapes from the elevated «Bovel» vineyard

Fermentation and aging in used barrels.

 

Wine description

light yellow, typical, fine pinot blanc with a delicate flint bouquet, dry, fresh white wine with a round, fruity finish and lots of minerality.

 

Food pairing

Mild aperitif or as an accompaniment to fish, starters and light main courses, very adaptable and a good compainion to most dishes.

Vintage 2019

17/20 points

SWZ / Swiss wine magazine
 
Mineral, silky, elegant bouquet, pears, fine citrus, candied honey, delicate chamomile, chalk. Finely creamy, fruity, fresh palate with strong fruit, fine, well-integrated acidity, dense structure, long, full finish. Can still improve.
 
| drink until 2034

Vintage 2018

17/20 points

SWZ / Swiss wine magazine
 
Delicately tart, fruity, delicate mineral bouquet, pears, chalk, freshly washed laundry. Finely creamy, full palate with fine fruit, ripe acidity, fresh aromas, long, fine finish.
 
| drink until 2034

Vintage 2016

17/20 points

SWZ / Swiss wine magazine
 
Mineral, elegant, fine tart bouquet, chalk, raspberry blossoms, fine almonds, pears. Velvety, dense palate with a finely creamy structure, strong aromas, well-integrated acidity, fine fruit, long, fresh finish. Can still improve.
 
| drink until 2027

Vintage 2015

17/20 points

SWZ / Swiss wine magazine
 
Mineral, silky, fine bouquet, pears, mango, white currants, chalk. Elegant, fine palate with good fruit, fine extract, ripe acidity, strong aromas, fine tart finish.
 
| drink until 2024

Vintage 2014

16/20 points

SWZ / Swiss wine magazine
 
Light, fine bouquet, raspberries, bergamot, chalk. Velvety, creamy, full palate, broad structure, medium acidity, delicate fruit, fine finish.
 
| drink until 2025

Vintage 2013

17/20 points

SWZ / Swiss wine magazine
 
Mineral, broad, fruity bouquet, pears, slate, fine bergamot. Velvety, full on the palate, fine fruit, delicate acidity, finely creamy structure, good aromas, fine finish.
 
| drink until 2025