Our 100% Zinfandel offers aromas of soft, toasty nuances combined with hints of white pepper.
This bottle is finished with a hand-dipped wax seal.
This wine is named in honor of those courageous aviators who have put themselves in harm’s way - You truly have a flavor for life the protected will never know!
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Appellation Adelaida District
Vineyard Designation Bailey Ranch Vineyard
Harvest Date September 6, 2017
Aging Aged for 18 months in 25% new French oak barrels and 75% neutral French oak barrels; Bottled unfiltered
Fermentation Cold soak for 5 days; 20% whole cluster 80% whole-berry and fermented 20 days on skins in open top stainless steel tanks
Bottling Date May 2019
Residual Sugar 0
Alcohol % 14.5
Tasting Notes Our 100% Zinfandel offers aromas of soft, toasty nuances combined with hints of white pepper.
Vineyard Notes Sourced from the Bailey Ranch Vineyard in the Adelaida District this 20 year old vineyard is located on the west side of Paso Robles. These vines are planted in Linne-Calodo soils, dry farmed head trained. This site is a step hillside slope 1,000 feet in elevation.
Production 10 cases produced
Other Notes A portion of the Fighter Pilot Red sales aid sons and daughters of wounded and deceased veterans.