Cassis, smoked earth, graphite and chocolate all emerge from this rich, full-bodied, concentrated, gorgeously layered beauty.
Vineyard is dry farmed & practicing organic. Grapes fermented whole-cluster. Native yeast for primary and second ferments. Aged 11 months neutral oak.
Sweet mulberry, black cherry, licorice, and forest floor notes dominate this medium-bodied, fleshy, soft wine.
Strong, dense structure and aromatic concentration are the most evident characters of this prestigious interpreter of Irpinian viticulture.
Skin Contact White (aka Orange) & Natural Wines
Neil Rosenthal writes that it “is perhaps the greatest combination of height and exposition in the appellation.”
Cherry bouquet with hints of gardenia, white pepper, orange peel with a slate-like minerality is a fascinating introduction to this Russian River beauty.