* WHITE PINEAPPLE * ALMOND BLOSSOM * THYME *
The SCRIBE Estate vineyard is on the southwest-facing slope of Arrowhead Mountain in the southern Mayacamas Volcanic Range. Clones Robert Young, Washington and Clone 6 are planted in volcanic tuff and Huichica loam soil. 2014 was the first vintage all Chardonnay blocks on the estate were in full, mature production.
2014 meteorological data: An excellent growing season; temperature and consistent. A mild winter caused early budbreak. Exceptional fruit set with even ripening and an early harvest.
soil type: Huichica loam, volcanic tuff
20.5 °Bx | pH 3.79 | TA 3.3 g/L | 12.5% alc.