2017 Refosco

$24.00

Overview

Unusual red grape originally from Northern Italy, it shows full fruit with lots of tannins making new wine drinkers love it and wine connoisseurs swoon. Dynamic.

Suggested Aromas: Ripe dark berry, baking herbs & sweet spices, full fruit palate with supple acidity & firm tannins.

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Winemaker Specs

Blend: 85% Refosco, 15% Abbott Cabernet Franc

Fermentation: Cool, eight-day fermentation

Time aging in oak: 18 months, French Oak

Finish Alcohol: 13.5 %

Acid/pH: 3.5 pH

Production: 150 cases

Age-ability: Should age well through 2024

Best time to drink:  Drinking best by 2021-2022

Vineyard: NMV

Elevation: 4,200 ft

Exposure: Flat, lots of exposure

Soil: Sandy loam

Recipes & Pairings

FOOD PAIRING: Try with blue cheese, dishes with smoked bacon or a fig reduction sauce over red meat.

Recipe

Awards & Recognition

SILVER MEDAL AWARDED from Great America International Wine Competition.

SILVER MEDAL AWARDED from Finger Lakes International Wine Competition.

BRONZE MEDAL AWARDED from San Francisco Chronicle International Wine Competition.

2017 Refosco