2013 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Our Russian River Valley Pinot Noir is sourced from three premium vineyards that bring their unique character into this blend. From Freestone, Green Valley, and Olivet Lane, we source Clone 115 and Pommard Clone pinot noir. The cooler Freestone vineyard brings bright acidity and dark structure. The Green Valley site offers a rich and round mid-palate and the Olivet Lane vineyard offers ripe round forward fruit.
Composition: 100% Pinot Noir
Barrel Regime: 18 months in French oak - 44% new
Bottling: 290 cases
Vinification: Cold soaked 48 hours, Extended maceration, free-run drained off after 14 days total contact.