Pinot G stands for Pinot Gris, macerated on the skins for 9 days. The grey grape variety gives the wine a red pinkish color, instead of orange. Complex, with strawberries, liquorice and mint.
Philip Lardot is a Dutch/Finnish winemaker living in Alf, Mosel area Germany. Helping the great Ulli Stein in his cellar and vines, he also makes wines under his own name and with the steepest of vineyards, all the wines have great acidity and minerality. Someone to follow!
Philip Lardot - Pinot G
Funky level: ***