Alto Limay is the collaboration between Paul Hobbs Selections and Familia Schroeder to develop Patagonia Pinot Noir. This frontier winegrowing region, with short, sunny summers and low vigor soils is perfectly suited for Pinot Noir. The consistently windy conditions requires poplar tree windbreaks on all sides of each block and leads to thick-skinned berries with deep color and rich aromatics that yield expressive and nuanced wines.

Region: Patagonia, Argentina

Vineyards: Located in San Patricio del Chañar in the province of Neuquén, 380 miles south of Mendoza at 1,100 feet elevation.

Terroir: The sandy, silty soils are strewn with pebbles and rocks, on a base of limestone bedrock. The constant wind and well-drained soils contribute to the high evaporation rates that keep the yields naturally low. The Limay River brings snowmelt from the Andes, creating the only farming conditions in this otherwise desertic part of Patagonia.

Grape varieties: Pinot noir

Wines: Pinot Noir, Pinot Noir Rosé


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INFORMATIONAL MATERIALS
Alto Limay winery sheet
Alto Limay logo


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PRODUCT SHEETS
2016 Pinot Noir - 91pts James Suckling
2017 Pinot Noir Rosé
2016 Pinot Noir Rosé

SHELF TALKERS & PRESS
2016 Pinot Noir shelf talkeraccolade
2015 Pinot Noir shelf talker

BOTTLE & LABEL IMAGES
NV Pinot Noir bottle, label
NV Pinot Noir Rosé bottle