Tannat 2014

Tannat 2014

Winemaker Notes

New Release

Tannat thrives at Abacela and 21 months in French oak has resulted in a wine loaded with dark fruits, cracked pepper and sweet tobacco. The wonderful structure, solid tannins, bold acidity and balanced alcohol means this is a cellar worthy wine.

Awards, Ratings, Reviews

Peoples' Choice "Best Red Wine", 2017 Greatest of the Grape Wine Gala

Technical Notes

Fruit Source:  Abacela’s Estate Fault Line Vineyards
Appellation:  Umpqua Valley, Southern Oregon
Harvest Date:  10 October 2014
At harvest:  Sugar; 26.1° Brix, pH; 3.20, TA; 7.4 grams/liter
At bottling:  Sugar; nil
Cooperage:  French (100%), 100% 2 year old
Bottling date:  28 July 2016
Alcohol:  15.4% by volume
Case Production:  173