Tasting Notes

Aromatics and flavors of green apple and key lime introduce spice and melon-driven flavors mid palate. A finish of vanillins and dried apple notes with a nicely weighted viscosity are balanced by alcohol, leaving only a faint illusion of sweetness.

Winemaking Notes

Vintage: 2015

Varietal Blend: 96% Chardonnay, 4% Viognier

pH: 3.84

TA: 6.0 g/l

RS: 5.41 g/l

Alcohol: 14.07%

Vineyards: Canyon Vineyard Ranch, Benches, Oasis, Willard, Sagemoor, Wallula

Fining: Bentonite

Aging: 22% New AO, 40% bareel fement/ageing, 60% SS ferment Months

Malolactic: 40%

Yeast: Vivace

Harvest Dates: August 28 - October 18, 2015

Bottling Date: August 9-11, 2016