Newfound Wines Grenache
100% Grenache, Certified Organic.
VINEYARD Fruit off of the Scaggs Vineyard in Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley sitting at 1,100 feet elevation with eastern facing exposure. Vines planted back in 2000.
SOIL Well draining sandstone, with a deeper mix of shale, aiken, and volcanics.
VINIFICATION AND AGING 3-day cold soak was performed with 50% stem inclusion. Spends 18 days on skins. Native yeast alcoholic fermentation performed. Aged sur-lie for 11 months in neutral Burgundy barrels.