55% Pinot Noir, 27% Pinot Meunier, 18% Chardonnay. Aged for min 28 months on lees. Very dry. 12% alc. Balanced and approachable. Structure from Chardonnay, body from Pinot Noir, fruit and floral aromas from Meunier. Bright gold colour, red fruit aromas of cherry and strawberry, developing into pastry, cinnamon and spice. Palate has citrus and soft stone fruit. Clean, fresh acidity. Long finish.
Monolith is Burning Sky's final brew of 2013. This black beer was aged for eight months in a Chianti foudre with wild yeast strains. The result is full of chocolate and vinious oak flavours, with pleasing farmhouse aromas and mild acidity.