A full-bodied and dark-fruited Zinfandel with a snap of licorice flavor.
Variety: 100% Zinfandel
Vineyard: Poor Ranch Vineyard
Location: Mendocino County, CA
Production: 600 cases
Full-bodied with notes of licorice, figs, boysenberry jam and ripe blueberries.
Fruit was cluster sorted and de-stemmed before spontaneous fermentation on native yeasts in stainless steel. Pumpovers naturally started malolactic fermentation. Finished unfined & unfiltered.
Produced from the “Passadore Block” on the Poor Ranch Vineyard in Hopland, Mendocino and was planted in 1952. Poor Ranch is a CCOF vineyard and ranch in Hopland, Mendocino, farmed without irrigation.