Malbec 2014

Malbec 2014
$28.00

Winemaker Notes

This complex full bodied wine was assembled from our best barrels of Malbec. Aromas of blackberries, chocolate, oak and dried lavender meld with broad tannins and an earthy spice to create both tension and balance in this structured wine.
 

Technical Notes

Fruit Source: Abacela’s Estate Fault Line Vineyards
 
Appellation:  Umpqua Valley, Southern Oregon
 
Harvest Date:  27 September, 2, 9 October 2014
 
At harvest:  Sugar; 23.9° Brix, pH; 3.47, TA; 6.60 grams/liter
 
At bottling:  Sugar; Nil
 
Cooperage:  French (100%), 5% new, 39% 2 year old, 57% neutral
 
Bottling date:  21 July 2016
 
Alcohol:  14.0% by volume
 
Case Production:  468 (750 mL)