2013 Carignane

2013 Old Vine Carignane

Testa Vineyard

Mendocino

75 year old dry farmed Carignane vines from Mendocino produced a wine worthy of its Spanish heritage. This is a meaty yet nimble red wine that stands up with an array of fall cuisine and pleases many crowds with its versatility.

  • Appellation: Mendocino
  • Vineyard: Testa
  • Varietal: Carignane
  • Clone: n/a
  • Age: 75+ yrs
  • Elevation: 1700 feet
  • Soil: Decomposed sandstone & Pinnobie loam
  • Yield: 2.5 tons/acre
  • Harvested: September 24, 2013
  • Pressed: October 9, 2013
  • Blend: 100% Carignane
  • Maceration: 16 days
  • Barrel aging: 8 months in neutral French Oak tank
  • Bottled: Unfiltered on May 24, 2014
  • Production: 348 cases
  • Release date: Fall 2014

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