2018 Radian Vineyard Pinot Noir
Purchase
$60.00
 
Available to Rare Release and Premier Club Members in November


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2018


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Radian Vineyard Pinot Noir


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TASTING NOTES

Aromas

Note of red currant, strawberries, cinnamon, bay leaf and sage brush

Flavors

Light dusting of tannins and focused acidity make for a wine that is bright, savory, and richly textured

Finish

Notes of raspberry, white pepper, and a lingering minerality on the finish


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WINEMAKING

The Fruit

Hand harvested at night and hand sorted

The Juice

25% whole cluster fermentation using native yeasts. A 7 day cold soak followed by a relatively cool ferment with a total fermentation time of 16 days

The Wine

Aged 16 months in 50 percent new French oak barrels


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VINEYARD SOURCE

Western edge of the Sta. Rita Hills appellation

Cool Climate

Long growing season for exceptional hangtime

Soils laden with gravel, diatomaceous earth, and fossils of ancient sea creatures



Details
Vintage
2018
Varietal
Pinot Noir
Appellation
Santa Rita Hills
Alcohol %
13.6
Wine Advocate
92
Size
750 ml