2017 1850 Mourvedre
100% Mourvèdre We harvested the grapes early in the morning, sorted and destemmed them upon reaching the winery, followed by a 10-day fermentation in tank, then pressed to barrel for aging. Aged in 50% New American and 50% Neutral Oak barrels for 21 months. Aged in 50% New American and 50% Neutral Oak barrels for 21 months.
This classically styled California Mourvèdre features violet perfume, spice, and round red fruit aromas mingled with a perfect balance of forest floor and smoked meat. It delivers a palate of tart cranberry red fruit and a lingering finish with savory tannins.
Flat bread pizzas, rabbit, duck with cherry sauce, puttanesca, tapenade.
Cases Produced: 128 cases