Huckleberry, hibiscus tea and dried cherry on the nose evolve to deeper notes of forest floorand charcuterie. Tannins are smooth and sweet on the palate, with acidity building to the finish. An opulent Pinot with luxuriantmouth feel and weight.
The vineyard sits at 2,000 ft. on highly eroded sandstone overlooking the Manchester plain in Mendocino County. Clones:Dijon 777, 115 and 114. Cold soaks and primary fermentations are done in open-top, modified dairy tanks; 45% whole cluster.Aged 10 months in French oak.