Riesling 'Kick-on Ranch'
Riesling 'Kick-on Ranch', Tatomer
- 100% Riesling from Kick-on Ranch vineyard
- small vineyard located to the northwest of Sta. Rita Hills
- one of the coolest and windiest sites in Santa Barbara County
- soil is Betteravia Sandy Loam, and Tatomer’s section sits on a mild southwest facing hill
- cold air flowing off the Pacific Oceans allows for a long hang-time while avoiding too much Botrytis
- grapes selected for this vineyard designate are only the cleanest, innermost clusters on the vine, free of any rot or sun damage
- 12 hours of skin maceration, fermented and aged in stainless steel, blocked ML
- Aged for one year in the winery, and one year in bottle before release.
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