VINTAGE - 2008
APPELLATION - AMADOR COUNTY, SIERRA FOOTHILLS, CALIFOENIA.
Grown on steep mountainous terrain in the higher elevations of the Shenandoah Valley of Amador County, California.
All Shenandoah Valley Amador County, 50% Spinetta Vineyard, 34% Manby Vineyard, 15% Ryan Vineyard, 1% DeWitt Vineyard.
Produced in the Italian old world, food friendly style. Blackberry and raspberry blend into a bright center of cola, menthol and red licorice going into a full lingering finish.
1% Mixed Port
RS: <.4% Dry
Cooperage: 21 months French Oak
Release Date: June 2011
Selected for the 2011 Wall Street Journal Annual Dozen Collection