2017 Carignan


A Spanish/ French grape, this wine similar to a Nebbiolo or French Pinot Noir with its complexity & body style. Chic.

Suggested Aromas: This wine shows bright red berry, citrus notes with dried herb elements, integrated tannins & bright acidity.

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Winemaker Specs

Blend: 80% Carignan, 10% Abbott Merlot, 5% Abbott Cabernet Franc, 5% Petite Verdot

Fermentation: Slow, cool, eight-day fermentation

Time aging in oak: 18 months, French Oak

Finish Alcohol: 13%

Acid/pH: 3.65 pH

Production: 100 cases

Age-ability: 4-5 years

Best time to drink: 2020

Vineyard: NMV

Elevation: 4,200 ft

Exposure: Flat, lots of exposure


Soil: Sandy loam

Recipes & Pairings

FOOD PAIRING: Salmon, dark turkey meat or sweet potatoes.


Awards & Recognition

SILVER MEDAL AWARDED from San Francisco Chronicle International Wine Competition.

2017 Carignan