Winery Hentyfarm Pinot Meunier
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Details and technical informations about Winery Hentyfarm's Pinot Meunier.
Discover the grape variety: Ravat
Ravat blanc blanc is a grape variety that originated in France. It is a variety resulting from a cross of the same species (interspecific hybridization). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. Ravat blanc blanc is grown in the following vineyards: Rhône Valley, Loire Valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais, Languedoc & Roussillon, Provence & Corsica.
Last vintages of this wine
The best vintages of Pinot Meunier from Winery Hentyfarm are 2016
Informations about the Winery Hentyfarm
The Winery Hentyfarm is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 6 wines for sale in the of Henty to come and discover on site or to buy online.
The wine region of Henty
The wine region du Henty is located in the region of Western Victoria in Victoria in Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Crawford River or the Domaine Hochkirch produce mainly wines white, red and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Henty are Riesling, Pinot noir and Chardonnay, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Henty often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of vegetal, oak or tree fruit.
The wine region of Victoria
Victoria is a relatively small but important Australian wine state. Located in the Southeastern corner of the continent, with a generally cool, ocean-influenced Climate, Victorian wine is remarkably diverse, producing all sorts of wines and styles in different climates. In all, the state covers almost 250,000 square kilometres (over 90,000 square miles) of land (almost the same Size as the US state of Texas), well under a quarter the size of its western neighbour, South Australia, and less than a third the size of New South Wales to the North. As such, Victoria's size - and to some extent, the state's viticultural history - can defy generalization.
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The word of the wine: Aggressive
Said of a wine with excessive, biting and unpleasant acidity.