Folie à Deux Pinot Gris 2015
The Folie à Deux 2015 Russian River Pinot Gris displays refreshing aromas of ripe melon, honeysuckle, citrus and hints of juicy pear. Ample fruit and citrus flavors surrender the palate, followed by subtle sweet wood, almond and lemon zest. The finish is clean and bright, leaving crisp, alluring flower and spice notes for the senses. This wine is medium to full-bodied with depths of fruit from the partial malolactic fermentation, creating refreshing and vibrant acidity. This wine is versatile and excellent to pair with pair with Indian curries, spicy Thai, and fresh vegetable dishes.
The fruit for this Pinot Gris is selected from the greatest vineyards in Russian River Valley. Once harvested, the juice is fermented and aged in stainless steel tanks at about 60 degrees Fahrenheit. The yeast used during fermentation is Premier Cuvee, the cleanest and most neutral fermenter that is recommended for white wine.