70% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay
Bright boysenberry, cedar, black pepper with kirsch, caramel and graphite notes.
Composition: 91% Sangiovese, 8% Cabernet Sauvignon, 1% Merlot
The Wurtele Vineyard (pronounced wer-tul), planted in the early 1990’s, is comprised of 35 acres planted to 100% clone 7 cabernet sauvignon
In 2009 we were blessed by a mild spring, late spring rains helped to develop water reservoirs, along with the lower than average high temperatures, helped reduce the need for water, resulting in higher flavor concentration in the fruit.