2019 Grenache Rose, 'Terra Alta Vineyard', Lodi
Winemaker’s Vineyard Notes: Organically farmed for 20 years!! Redding gravelly
clay loam soils. 40 degree temperature swings from mid 50s to 90s make for warm
but tempered climate. Late May rains caused some significant shatter that lowered
yields to 3.5 tons per acre. We harvested the grapes August 30th.
Winemaker’s Tasting Notes: Foot stomped then whole cluster pressed to stainless
steel tank for fermentation. Racked clean off the lees and aged for 3 months in
stainless steel. Ruby red grapefruit in color. Subtle aromas of wild strawberry, blood
orange peel, guava, mint and citrus spritz. Easy-drinking flavors of strawberry push
up pop, ruby red grapefruit, and guava. Long silky finish of watermelon and a hint of
Cases Produced: Only 50!