* MYRTLE BERRY * DRIED ROSE PETAL * BLOOD ORANGE *
Harnessing all of the energy of the SCRIBE Estate Pinot Noir vineyard on the southwest-facing slope of Arrowhead Mountain in the southern Mayacamas Volcanic Range. Clones 667, Swa, Pommard, Chalone, Mt. Eden, and Wadenswil are planted in volcanic tuff and Huichica Loam.
2021 meteorological data: A dry winter with below-average rainfall and a cool start to spring kept the vines dormant late into March. The spring months stayed dry and cool, slowing shoot growth and contributing to low yields and small berries. Once under full canopy later in the season, the fruit developed evenly with concentrated flavor, color and texture. Harvest began on August 13th with favorable, temperate weather throughout the picking season.
soil type: Huichica loam, volcanic tuff
23.7 °Bx | pH 3.8 | TA 5.1 g/L | 13.5% alc.
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