Kalkofen Spätburgunder Trocken, Hanewald-Schwerdt
Type: Red Wine
Grape(s): Spätburgunder (Pinot Noir)
Wine Region: Germany
Tasting Notes: Lively fruit with notes of sour cherry and nuances of mint. Good structure and complexity. Cool, spice style of Pinot with nice minerality. A chocolate and savoury dark-olive finish.
The oldest Pinot Noir vines at the Hanewald-Schwerdt estate grows in the Leistadter Kalkofen on small terraces. Low yielding, hand harvested grapes and aged in new french oak barrels for 24 month.
The family owned and operated estate Hanewald-Schwerdt was founded in 1955 in Leistadt.
Suggested food and wine pairing: Pigeon or duck