Calusari, Pinot Grigio Rosé, Romania, 2019
A dry, fruity and crisp rosé wine which is light bodied with a caramel and slightly peppery finish.
Produced by Viile Timisului in Romania, this Pinot Grigio Rosé is perfect served with chicken and light seafood dishes.
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
The Cramele Recas Estate, owned by Englishman, Philip Cox and his Romanian wife Elvira, have put in a huge amount of work into transforming their slice of grape growing history into a contemporary winemaking haven.
The immaculate vineyards are a combination of evolved plantings from 1447 and much more recent plantings too. With recent investments into modernising and improving their winery, they regularly host world class flying winemakers, vintage to vintage, to work with their team. This enables them to create top quality wines and constantly challenge themselves push innovations and approach winemaking with an open mind.
Crushed with must and chilled before fermentation, drained after 12-18 hours. Settled until clear then racked to stainless steel fermentation vessels. Yeast inoculated and fermented at 10-15 deg C. No oak used.