Vintage
2015
Especial
98% Zinfandel, 2% Petite Sirah

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This surprising Zinfandel has a strong aroma of vanilla, roasted nuts and candied apple. The palate is thick with notes of raspberry, rhubarb, red apple, coconut, bay leaf and tar, with a strong pepper finish that helps create a Zin almost reminiscent of an apple cider.

Wine Specs
Vintage
2015
Varietal
Zinfandel
Appellation
Paso Robles, Adelaida District
Harvest Date
9/4/2015
Sugar
25.5 Brix at Harvest
Acid
5.9 g/L
pH
3.8
Bottling Date
2/21/2017
Residual Sugar
0 g/L
Alcohol %
14.7
Wine Enthusiast
90
Ratings
90pts — Wine Enthusiast
Production
441 Cases Produced
Production Notes
Harvested at optimum ripeness. Cluster sorted prior to destemming, whole berry destemmed and berry sorted post destemming fermented in small open top fermenters, 3-5 cold soak, 14-21 day maceration time, punched down 1-3 x daily, pressed at dryness in small basket presses, ML fermentation completed in barrel, aged for 16 months in 30% New American Oak
Vineyard Notes
100% Mustang Springs Ranch, Especial Block
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