May 1, 2021

Incanta Pinot Noir

Who makes it?

Incanta Pinot Noir is a wine that once you have found it, you should buy more than a few. And with the price, you might be well able to afford to. It is also good to see Romanian wines appearing on our shelves. Apparently, these grapes have come from vineyards that have been active from 1400s that are now under the custodianship of a couple passionate about reviving Romanian wine on the international stage. 

What it does taste like?

A classic lighter bodied red that is a surprisingly intense wine. One that is distinctively pinot, ripe with cherry and strawberry fruit and bolstered with some cinnamon and vanilla richness. It really is as well balanced as it is well made. The tannins are supple and silky and shape the mouth gently long into the finish. 

What to drink with it?

Incanta Pinot is one of those light reds that can be lightly chilled. Either way, it is a good wine to enjoy with Asian flavours, or with a spice rubbed chicken. It goes down easily with many options.  

Cheese

Fresh cheeses like chevre and feta and bloomy cheeses such as Camembert or Brie.

Quickie review « Occasionally you come across a little gem, this is one of those wines- versatile, pretty and great value. »

Country of Origin: Romania
Tasting Date: March 2021
Price:  UK £8 | USD $10 ++ 
Drink: now – 3 year
Needs food: no
Source: purchase

If you are interested in Eastern European wines, you might like Vizzulin Cabernet Sauvignon

Visit Cramele Recas for more

Categories

Looking for a something specific, please use search:

You May Also Like…

Terre di Faiano Nero d’Avola

Terre di Faiano Nero d’Avola

Who makes it? Terre di Faiano Nero d’Avola is an organic wine from the south Italian specialist Orion Wines. There is also a Puglian primitivo in the range. Of course, Sicilian wine lovers will know that Nero d’Avola is a much loved Sicilian black grape.  It...

Yalumba Organic Viognier

Yalumba Organic Viognier

Who makes it? Yalumba Organic Viognier is part of Viognier story from the Hill-Smith portfolio. Yalumba have proven themselves as the Australian specialists of this Condrieu grape. For over 35 years, Robert Hill-Smith and his passionate team have honed their...

Pasqua Romeo & Juliet Wall ‘PassionSentimento’ Bianco

Pasqua Romeo & Juliet Wall ‘PassionSentimento’ Bianco

Who makes it? Pasqua Romeo & Juliet Wall is produced by Pasqua Vigneti e Cantine which was founded in 1925. From there, this family led operation has gone from strength to strength. They now produce wines from Prosecco, Soave to Amarone in the North...

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *