Vintner's Blend 18

Vintner's Blend 18
$18.00

Winemaker Notes

New Release

This Mediterranean blend brings together varietals that create a wine greater than the sum of its parts. While excellent now, this smooth, moderately tannic wine will continue to improve in the bottle.

Awards, Ratings, Reviews

Silver Medal, Cascadia International Wine Competition

Technical Notes

Fruit Source:  Abacela’s Estate Fault Line Vineyards
 
Appellation:  Umpqua Valley, Southern Oregon
 
Varietal Composition:  Tempranillo 54%, Malbec 15%, Dolcetto 9.5%, Merlot 7%, Syrah 3%, Petit Verdot 3%, Touriga Naçional 2.5%, Tannat 2%, Graciano 2%, Bastardo 2%
 
Cooperage:  French 95%, American 9%, 3% new, 26% 2-yr old, 71% neutral
 
Bottling Date:  7 February; 8 March 2018
 
Alcohol:  13.7% by volume, pH; 3.63, TA; 6.15 grams/liter
 
Case Production:  2815.67