2017 Califa Grenache
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$60.00
 
SKU: CVGRCA17B


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2017


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Califa Grenache


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TASTING NOTES

Aromas

Notes of blueberry compote, black raspberry and a dusting of white pepper on the nose

Flavors

Bright and juicy with ripe tannins that provide a pleasant amount of grip and structure

Finish

Notes of raspberry and cranberry linger on the finish


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WINEMAKING

The Fruit

Hand harvested at night and meticulously hand sorted and destemmed

The Juice

A pre-fermentation cold soak of four-days was used to increase color and density. Fermention was achieved using native yeast with low fermentation temperatures giving soft phenolics and fresh aromatics

The Wine

Racked to French oak barrels to age for 18 months, with minimal racking


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VINEYARD SOURCE

Edna Valley appellation

Cool Climate

Long growing season for exceptional hangtime

Calcareous, clay-rich soil to produce fruit with exceptional intensity and complex flavor



Details
Vintage
2017
Varietal
Grenache
Appellation
Edna Valley
Alcohol %
13.9
Size
750 ml