2018 Califa Grenache
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$60.00
 
Rare Release and Premier Club Fall Club Exclusive Release


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2018


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Califa Grenache


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TASTING NOTES

Aromas

Notes of blueberry compote, mascerated raspberry and rose petals

Flavors

Bright and juicy with fine grained tannins and concentrated fruit

Finish

Notes of black pepper and bright acidity 


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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 (30% new) to age for 14 months


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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
2018
Varietal
Grenache
Appellation
Edna Valley
Alcohol %
14.6
Wine Advocate
93
Size
750 ml