With a velvety red color, our Small Lot Counoise shows aromas of cherry, red licorice and graham. Flavors of candied cherry, red berry and hints of vanilla and toasted oak abound in this wine, creating a smooth mouthfeel and a long fruity finish.
Wine Color: Red
Varietals: 100% Counoise
Appellation: 100% Livermore Valley, San Francisco Bay
Winemaker: Karl D. Wente
Acid: 0.49 g/100 mL
Residual Sugar: Dry
The grapes were grown in the Marina block.
The wine was fermented in stainless steel tank, then racked to barrel for aging.
Aged for 7 months in neutral oak prior to bottling.