Variety: 100% Syrah
Vineyard: Demetria Estate Vineyard
Location: Santa Barbara County, CA
This is a ripe and structured Syrah.
20% whole cluster, 2 batches of different clones of Syrah, basket pressed and aged in neutral oak. Does not block malolactic fermentation, minimal amounts of SO2.
Demetria Estate is a family operated biodynamic and sustainably farmed vineyard in Los Olivos, CA. They work closely with Ryan Roark, who also oversees the vineyard – one of the first in Santa Barbara County to be farmed biodynamically.