2005 Rose

2005 Rose

Vintage 2005

Harvest 09-25-05

Brix 22

Fermentation neutral barrel

Cooperage American and French oak

Blend 20% each of Cab Sauv; Malbec; Merlot; Syrah; Touriga

Alcohol 13.19%

R.S dry

Bottled 06-15-06

Cases 145

This is a provence styled rose. Barrel fermented in neutral barrels to give the wine some complexity without imparting too much oak flavor.  Fresh fruit aromas of strawberries. Good acidity allows this wine to age for the next 2 years.