Carlisle The Derivative White Wine Sonoma County


Wine label
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:United States
Varietals:White Blend
Varietal notes:55% Semillon, 35% Muscadelle, 5%Palomino, 5% Colombard
Vineyard:A blend of fruit from Monte Rosso and Pagani Ranch in Sonoma County and Saitone Ranch in the Russian River. All planted between 1886 and 1920
Vinification:The Semillon was fermented in 20% new oak, the remainder in stainless steel. No malo.
Aging:aged for 12-14 months in French oak barrels with only a small percentage being new.
Tasting:A cool nose of lemon, white fig grapefruit pith and quinine is marked by a hint of lanolin. On the palate, medium-full bodied with lemon, quinine and grapefruit persistant on the mineral laden finish.