GOLD MEDAL WINNER - 2016 North Coast Wine Challenge
The nose displays notes of lime, pear and fennel with a hint of thyme in the background. This light-bodied wine exhibits great elegance and refinement on the palate with a good level of natural acidity that contributes to a bright and crisp finish.
Spirit Canyon Vineyard is a seven-acre, organically farmed vineyard is located five miles north of the town of Hopland along the banks of the upper Russian River. Its location provides ideal conditions for growing white Rhone varietals that need a long growing season to fully develop flavors and aromas while still retaining natural acidity.
Vineyard Elevation: 560 ft
Yield: 4 tons per acre
Harvest Date: August 27, 2015
Barrel Program: Aged in neutral French oak with five months lees stirring
Total Case Production: 77