2017 Nebbiolo

Appellation

Walla Walla Valley

Vineyards

Dugger Creek Vineyard

Fermentation

Small open top stainless steel fermenters. The cap was punched down three times per day by hand. Free run juice was transferred to a French oak puncheon to complete fermentation.

Aging

11 months New French oak puncheon

Tasting Notes

Dugger Creek Vineyard has one of the longest growing seasons in the Walla Walla Valley, which is exactly what Nebbiolo needs to develop. This wine is a study of contrasts! The translucent color and delicate smell are followed by a robust palate with great acidity. Enjoy intriguing aromas of wild rose petals, cherry fruit, tobacco, licorice and tar and delicious flavors which showcase juicy raspberry and cherry fruit, along with a savory element. The tannins are ample yet supple, with a finish that leaves you wishing and wondering.

Drink 2021-2040.

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