Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir


Vintage 2017


Senchuk Vineyard (50%) – Lincoln Lakeshore
Lowrey Vineyard (50%) – St. David’s BenchBrix at Harvest: 21.1
Alcohol: 13.0%
Acidity: 7.01 g/L
pH: 3.72

We can only ship 6-12 bottles, and intervals of 18, 24 and 30 to keep the cost for you low. Please keep that in mind when ordering.

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Winemaking Notes

These two vineyards were hand-picked and hand-sort on two different dates, Senchuk Vineyard October 4, and Lowrey Vineyard October 14. Each vineyard was fermented separately, with 25% whole-cluster fruit and 75% de-stemmed. They were left to cold soak for 2 to 3 days before a spontaneous ferment started, followed by punch-downs by hand twice a day for 3 weeks. Once fermentation was finished, the wine remained on skins for 6 days before being gently pressed. It was then transferred to French oak barrels (20% new, 35% 1-year-old, 45% older) and aged for 16 months. The 2017 Pinot Noir was bottled on June 9th, 2019..

Tasting Notes

A blend of fruit from our Estate Senchuk Vineyard in Lincoln Lakeshore and Lowrey Vineyard in St. Davids, this wine shows a wonderful balance of floral and fruit in a style that is approachable for all Pinot Noir lovers. The earthy and beety flavours frame a cherry and raspberry intensity. The sweeping acidity lengthens the palate that is followed by a soft and supple mouthfeel. This wine will age for 4 to 5 years.

Total Production: 200 cases


When it comes to shipping, our goal is to find the fastest and most reliable shipping option available to us. During the Covid pandemic, we have made significant changes with our delivery partners to serve you better.

For Toronto deliveries we primarily use Fil Delivery. They have been tremendous and we have had glowing reviews from customers. They update you on the expected delivery time throughout the day to ensure satisfaction. Deliveries leave the winery Mondays and Thursdays for delivery Tuesdays and Fridays.

For deliveries to Hamilton, Burlington and Niagara, winery staff often deliver same day or next. We aim to please as often as possible!

ICS is also used for Major Centers other than Toronto and local. Their delivery times are typically next day from pick up at the winery on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Out of province and small-town Ontario deliveries are packaged appropriately with slow-release heat packs in winter reduce breakage and freezing through CanPar. We review shipping daily to identify issues before they arise. We do our best to help communicate any issues in advance to get the wine to you as quickly as possible.

We offer free shipping to anywhere in Ontario with purchase of 6 bottles or more. Purchases of less than 6 bottles can be accommodated for $10 flat rate. Please call the winery to arrange.

Out or province rates are as follows:

Quebec: $10 flat rate

All other provinces: $25 flat rate


We believe in simplicity, so our refund policy is simple and to the point.

  • If you’d like to return an unopened bottle of wine, we’ll gladly do so for you. No questions asked.
  • If there is a problem with the wines (either a fault or it is not to your liking - which happens very irregularly), we happily provide a credit for the full amount on another bottle at the winery. For delivered wine, we issue a credit to be applied to your next purchase.
  • Our goal is to make you happy and if there is anything that we can do to maximize your enjoyment of a Leaning Post Wine... we will do it.


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