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2016 Lineage

Malbec Blend
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$50 per bottle
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This rich, complex blend showcases black currant, super ripe blackberry, and charcoal on the nose, as well of hints of cedar and cigar box. The palate has notes of squid ink, black licorice, and sage. Rich, long, and mouth-filling, this wine will age pleasantly for 10-12 years.

Blend
48% Malbec, 42% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Petite Verdot
Vineyards
TTT Vineyard - Happy Canyon, Santa Barbara Vogelzang Vineyard - Happy Canyon, Santa Barbara
Harvest Dates
October 2016
Processing / Aging / Barrel Program
De-stemmed and fermented separately, a 3-day cold soak with an additional 15 days of skin contact in a combination of stainless steel fermentors. All native malolactic fermentation in barrel. Aged 19 months in 40% new French oak barrels.
Bottling Date
August 6, 2018
Cases Produced
252
Alcohol
14.0
pH
3.71
TA
6.4 g/L
RS
>.01 g/L
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