A Tribute to Grace

Grenache 'Vie Caprice Vyd'

Grenache 'Vie Caprice Vyd', A Tribute to Grace
  • 100% Grenache
  • Vie Caprice Vineyard (Santa Ynez Valley AVA)
  • Planted 2007 to Alban clone Grenache on 101-14 rootstocks
  • Fine sandy loam soils
  • Vine density: spacing at 5’ x 4’
  • Native ferment, foot-tread daily for 19 days (pressed on day 20)
  • 20% whole cluster
  • 11 month èlevage in French 220L barrique (16% new)
  • Harvested on September 25, 2019 (moon in Leo)
  • Bottled September 3rd, 2020 (moon in Pisces)
  • Alcohol: 14.4% abv
  • 131 cases produced

Info

Vintage:
2019
Country:
United States
Region:
California
Appellation:
Santa Ynez
Variety:
Grenache
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Biodynamic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle US-ATG-45-19 12/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media
Score
95
Date
2021-11-01

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