2018 Abbott Red



A blend of Syrah and Cabernet Franc from our Estate Abbott Vineyard has big ripe red fruit and good acidity for balance. Dazzling

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Suggested Aromas: This wine shows dark, jammy fruit, earthy notes & sweet spice on the nose. Bold tannins, integrated acidity & bright red berries on the finish. 

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Winemaker Specs

Blend: 50% Abbott Syrah, 50% Abbott Cabernet Franc

Fermentation: Cool, six-day fermentation

Time aging in oak: 12 months, French Oak

Finish Alcohol: 13 %

Acid/pH: 3.4 pH

Production: 120 cases

Age-ability: Should age well through 2028

Best time to drink:  2023 -2025

Vineyard: Abbott Vineyard

Elevation: 5,500 ft

Exposure: Flat, good exposure

Soil: Sandy loam, rocky

Recipes & Pairings



Awards & Recognition

“Highest Rated Red Wine producer in New Mexico’s History” -The Wine Enthusiast Magazine 

"Notable New Mexico winemakers to look for... Vivác is a great up-and-comer!" & “Winery to Discover Now!”- Sunset Magazine 
“An American wine for every day” - USA Today

2018 Abbott Red