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2017 Zinfandel

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88% Zinfandel, 12% Tempranillo

The expressive nose contains both savory and fruity elements – mixing cranberry, Bing cherry, and boysenberry with black licorice, hoisin, and forest floor. The palate is loaded with flavors of blackberry, Schezwan peppercorn, and orange peel. The finish starts velvety, but a subtle grip suggests there’s a long life ahead for this powerful wine.

Wine Specs

Wine Specs
Vintage
2017
Varietal
Zinfandel
Appellation
Paso Robles
Acid
5.5 g/l
pH
3.69
Aging
Aged for 15 months in 500L Hungarian oak barrels: 50% new, 50% used. Bottled unfiltered.
Fermentation
Five-day cold soak with daily foot treading. Fermented with 20% whole clusters. Daily delestages early on, later moving to pump-overs. 2-week total maceration.
Bottling Date
December 19, 2018
Alcohol %
15.0

Cooperage and Élevage

Aging
Aged for 15 months in 500L Hungarian oak barrels: 50% new, 50% used. Bottled unfiltered.

Fermentation

Fermentation
Five-day cold soak with daily foot treading. Fermented with 20% whole clusters. Daily delestages early on, later moving to pump-overs. 2-week total maceration.

Vineyard Notes

Vineyard Notes
100% Estate – Willow Creek District, Paso Robles

Case Production

Production Notes
269 cases produced

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