Snapshot
Vintage: 2015
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: USA
Region: California
Appellation: Carneros
Wine type: White
Varietals: Vermentino
Vineyard: Las Brisas Vineyard-Carneros
Orientation: Flat, slightly sloping to the west
Soil: Gravel and sandy soils
Viticulture: Generally Bilateral Cordon Vertical shoot position trellis. 5 to 6 foot vine spacing on 8 to 9 foot row spacing.
Vinification: The ‘His’ Vermentino was fermented whole cluster without destemming to enforce the savory element of the wine and provide structure. The grapes were harvested at a modest brix level and were crushed by foot. The fermentation in contact with the skins lasted about 2 weeks. The wine was pressed to barrel and aged another 10 months.
Aging: The wine was pressed to barrel and aged another 10 months.