Closson Chase Vineyards
2022 Ridge Vineyard Pinot Gris
VQA Prince Edward County
Stone fruit, melon, flint, and wet stone greet the nose. Palate is full and expressive with green melon. Bright acids showcase a distinctive sense of place. Round and cleansing with a soft, long finish.
Destemmed and whole berry pressed, then cool fermented in stainless steel at 14 C for 10 days. No malolactic fermentation.
Pair with pan-seared halibut with lemon caper butter sauce; golden beet and goat cheese salad; baked Brie with almonds; and cantaloupe with Prosciutto.
Production: 112 cases
Alcohol Content: 12.5%
Cellaring Potential: 1-3 years