2018 Mosier Hills Mencia
This wine showcases typical varietal aromas of violets, blueberries, black pepper, herbal notes and crushed gravels. Ample tannins provide mouthwatering texture and good potential for aging. It’s youthful energy is indicative of the vitality of the soils and cellars in which it is derived.
Proudly featuring Demeter certified Biodynamic Columbia Gorge fruit from our estate in Mosier, Oregon. Harvested September 18.
80% whole cluster fermentation in open top stainless steel fermenter. Aged in various sizes of neutral oak for 15 months. 147 cases produced.
Well-suited and comfortably at home in the Mosier Hills, this rare domestic expression shows a likeness to Spanish analogs but a freshness and brilliance that reflects Columbia Gorge growing conditions. Its ease in our fields, cellar, and tasting room makes it a pleasure to know.