This wine is hearty and comforting. Starting with an earthy nose of forest floor and anise, Especial expands on the palate with vibrant notes of plums, vanilla, bay leaf, tobacco, and clove.
Paso Robles, Adelaida District
Mustang Springs Ranch, Especial Block
25.1 Brix at Harvest
100% Mustang Springs Ranch, Especial Block
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