Single vineyard, single varietal, same headache*.
On the nose: Wild berries, strawberry jam. Chalky.
Palate: Ripe currants, strawberries, raspberries. Minerals.
Appellation: Sta. Rita Hills
Vineyard: Spear Vineyards (Organically-grown grapes.)
Brix at Harvest: 21
Aging: 24-hours skin contact. Foot stomped. Aged on the lees for 5 months; neutral barrels.
Production: 112 cases made.
Bottling Date: February 2020
*The winery work. Not the hangover.