Medium-bodied and highly aromatic Cab Franc, textured on the palate with juicy blue and purple fruit flavors.
Variety: 100% Cabernet Franc
Vineyard: Camino Alto Vineyard
Location: El Dorado, CA
Production: 67 cases
Light and aromatic, this insanely drinkable Cab Franc is a textured, earthy and super crushable medium-bodied red. Flavors of juicy plum, blueberry, lavender and pepper.
Partial carbonic and whole-cluster fermentation. Aged in neutral oak barrels for 10 months.
Camino Alto is a mountainous 2900ft vineyard planted in 1998. The nearby American River Canyon provides a conduit for cool Sierra mountain air, channeled down from the mountains each night.