Tasting Notes: A complete and seamlessly balanced wine, this Carignan envelops the palate with a velvety mouthfeel, soft tannins, and lively acidity. Eminently drinkable, it is juicy and savory with hints of gravel, bramble, and fresh boysenberry.
Winemaking:40% carbonic maceration. 50% whole cluster. Native yeast. Fermented in a closed-top egg-shaped fermenter. Aged sur lie for 10 months in neutral French oak barrels. Unfined and unfiltered.
Technical Details: Composition: 100% Carignan Vineyard: Feliz Creek Appellation: Mendocino County pH: 3.5 TA: 6.0 g/L Brix at harvest: 23 Alcohol: 13.8% 125 cases produced