The Billet Doux is a preservative free wine made with fruit from the Cairnmuir Vineyard. Each year a small parcel of Pinot Noir is identified as appropriate for producing this wine.Made in tiny quantities, it is hand bottled with a cork closure.
Harvest dates; April 2016. 100% Abel clone on rootstock planted 2008, BioGro certified. This vineyard was planted under BioGro , strict organic regimes which are also recognized in the European Union. Hand-picked and destemmed to open top fermenter. One punch per day. 18 days on skins Matured in 3 year old French oak. Bottled February 2017 Total Sulphur <10ppm and 13.5% Alcohol