- Wine Type
- Estate Red
- 98% Grenache, 2% Syrah
- Estate - Santa Ynez Valley
- 0.62 g/100ml
The “Alban” clone Grenache grown at Roblar Estate Vineyard’s ideal combination of light rocky soil and moderate climate, makes a wine of exceptionally deep color and rich structure. A small amount of Syrah was added to further accentuate the lush fruit character of this wine.
Harvest: Sept 20th, 2014
Fermentation: Crushed into small open top fermenters and cold-soaked for two days, the must was inoculated and fermented on the skins for two weeks to develop full rich flavor and structure.
Cooperage / Aging: The wine was aged for 17 months entirely in 2-4 year old French oak barrels.
Bottling Date: January 27, 2016
Color: Deep ruby
Aromas: bright cherry, Santa Rosa plum, notes of vanilla
Palate: Concentrated flavors of cherry and plum, rich fruit finish
Cases Produced: 368