This wine is native yeast fermented and aged in French concrete egg for 6 months. Not fined or filtered.
Varietal Tocai Friulano/ Arneis
Appellation San Benito
Harvest Date October 2021
Aging 100% concrete egg
Bottling Date March 29, 2022
Residual Sugar 0
Alcohol % 12.48
Vineyard Notes Sourced from the Vista Verde Vineyard in San Benito County, Tocai Friulano and Arneis are planted in Cropley, San Benito/Series (Clay Loam) soils. Planted on a small hillside with vines that are 20 + yrs old.
Production Notes Tocai Friulano and Arneis were pressed off skins and cold settled before going into the concrete egg. Once in egg, it was allowed to start fermenting naturally. After completing fermentation it was racked again and put back to age in the egg for 7 months. Not fined.