Cinsault '1MN' - Scholium Project - 2017

£42.00Price
  • Origin

    California / USA

  • Style

    Red

  • Grape Variety

    Cinsault

  • Production

    Organic

  • ABV

    13 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from vines planted in 1870 in clay, loam and sandy soils from the Bechtold Ranch vineyard in Lodi

     

    100% whole bunch fermentation in puncheon with an undisturbed floating cap, for nearly 4 weeks

     

    Aged without interference or intervention for 12 months in neutral oak

     

    Unfined and unfiltered

  • Tasting Notes

    Mineral on top of soft, mouth-coating, supple fruit. Fine grained tannins give the wine volume and texture despite its light weight. Well balanced acidity and ure, bright fruit make the wine elegant and poised.