2014 INCIVILITY PINOT NOIR unfiltered

Technical Information

Varietal: Pinot Noir

Vineyard: 100% Susan's Vineyard

Appellation: Niagara Peninsula

VQA: Yes

Alcohol: 13.0%

Retail: $34.95

Licensee: $29.34 + HST

Tasting Notes

This is a classic expression of the Pinot Noir varietal.  Our top tier Incivility boasts perfectly ripened red cherry fruit, pretty, dried violet notes and faint earthy undertones.  The seductive weight is paired with persistent elegance from this hand crafted, small batch cuvee.  Only 170 cases made.


2014 incivility pinot noir Reviews

Christopher Waters | Rating: **** | Review Date: August 2017

"Here's where the 16 Mile Cellar Pinot Noir story gets exciting. The 2014 Incivility is the first to include fruit from the estate, located at the foot of the 20 Mile Bench near the town of Jordan. The reserve tier bottling is produced as a barrel selection, with the declassified fruit going to the Rebel label. In 2015 and on, it will be produced exclusively from the estate. A small percentage (28 percent) of Pinot purchased as grapes from Malivoire Wine Company completed the blend of the 2014 bottling, which includes a mix of Dijon clones (mostly 115 and 667 with small amounts of 828 and 777) and barrels to increase complexity. This is a richly concentrated wine that needs bottle age to truly show its personality. The core of dark fruit and spice flavours and youthful tannins show the potential for aging here, with best drinking promised 2018-2022. 170 cases. 16milecellar.com (CW)"