2015 Syrah, Cole Creek Vineyard, Russian River Valley

Price 750ml

$65

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Vintage Notes

This exceptionally situated site was planted to our specifications in 2006. The cool climate offers a style reminiscent of the Northern Rhone regions of Hermitage and Cornas: aromas and flavors of smoked meat, white pepper, and green olive coupled with a silky texture and savory flavor.

In 2015, an early harvest translated to a small crop and smaller berries with very concentrated flavors.

Harvest Date: September 2

Brix: 24.7˚ average

Winemaking

94% Syrah and 6% Viognier, harvested together and co-fermented

Fermented in tank as 75% destemmed whole berries with 25% whole Syrah clusters. Native-yeast and malolactic fermentations.

Winemaker Notes

Fermented in tank as 75% destemmed whole berries with 25% whole Syrah clusters. Native-yeast and malolactic fermentations.

Tech Sheet

Varietal

Syrah

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