VIVA! Rosé - 2018
Vineyard: Heringer Estates
AVA: Clarksburg, California
Blend: 56% Tempranillo, 41% Mourverdre, 2% Grenache, 1% Cabernet Sauvignon
Need To Know: Our Viva! rosé was crafted to bring happiness in to your world, and ours. Light and pretty (the ultimate compliment), this wine is crisp and dry with nice acidity and a soft mouthfeel. This rosé is approachable, inviting, and just plain ole' fun. Viva! pairs best with tacos, BBQ, and the Texas sunshine.
Why Clarksburg: Clarksburg sits 50 miles east of the Napa Valley on the Sacramento River, heavily influenced by the Sacramento Delta. This maritime landscape breeds the perfect climate for our Tempranillo & Mourverdre grapes.
Want to nerd out with us? Technical data:
Harvested: 9/7/2018 - 10/15/2018
Brix @ Harvest: 22.5-23.1°
Fermentation: Long, cold fermentation in stainless steel tank
Aging: 6 months in stainless steel tank and neutral oak barrels
Cases Produced: 25
pH: 3.41 TA: 7.2 g/L Alc: 13.5%
Aromas: Stone fruits, pomegranate, rose petals
Flavors: Plums, tart cherries, strawberries
Vintage: 2018 was another incredible vintage for California! Warm days and cool nights yielded wines with ripe flavors, ample structure and vibrant acidity.
Five PM Chardonnay - 2018
Vineyard: Rodgers Creek
AVA: Sonoma Coast, California
Need To Know: It's Five PM. And, you've done it. You've defeated the day. So, treat yourself to a refreshing, yet elegant Chardonnay that hails from the Petaluma Gap of Sonoma County. Five PM pairs well with kicking your feet up, binge watching your latest TV obsession, and good conversation.