Merlot

Merlot

Tasting Notes

Cherry blossom aromas are met with bright acidity, bringing forward fresh flavors of red delicious apple and sweet pomegranate. A subtle finish of mixed red fruits charred cedar round this full-bodied wine.

Winemaking Notes

Vintage: 2015

Varietal Blend: 100% Merlot

Appellation: Columbia Valley

pH: 3.65

TA: 5.3 g/l

Alcohol: 13.75%

Vineyards: Canyon Vineyard Ranch, Willard, Waterbrook Estate, Skyfall

Oak: 20% new Oak

Fining: None

Aging: 11 months

Malolactic: 100%

Yeast: Andante

Harvest Dates: 9/2/15-10/6/15

Bottling Date: Sept. 12-14, 2016