Kings Carey Wines
Santa Barbara County
Single vineyard, single varietal, same headache*.
On the nose: Terry’s Dark Chocolate Orange Balls, black pepper, damp earth.
Palate: Floral burst, dark chocolate, Thanksgiving fruits.
Appellation: Sta. Rita Hills
Vineyard: Spear Vineyards (Organically-grown grapes.)
Brix at Harvest: 23
Aging: Aged on the lees for 29 months; neutral barrels. Large format, One 400-L and two 500-L puncheons.
Production: 140 cases made.
Bottling Date: March 2021
*The winery work. Not the hangover.