Barrel samples represent individual selections prior to blending and further aging. They may reflect multiple lots
Barrel samples represent individual selections prior to blending and further aging. They may reflect multiple lots or a single lot from a specific vineyard. Above all, barrel samples let you glimpse into a wine’s potential for a particular vintage by experiencing its innate personality while it’s still young.
Balanced and well proportioned, fragrant notes of cranberries are followed by baking spices that melt into the wine matrix. Density and texture were achieved by stirring the wine on a regular basis.
Anderson Valley is one of the state’s most prized appellations for Pinot Noir. Located less than 10 miles from the Pacific Ocean, the area is marked by towering Redwoods and Douglas Fir trees, rolling hills and mountains, and vineyard elevations that range from sea level to 2,500 feet.