Sourced from two Naramata Bench vineyards: Artemisia Vineyard (3 Mile Rd) and Maple Leaf Spirits (Naramata Rd). Harvested Oct. 24th at a sugar level of 24.8 Brix – very ripe grapes. Following de-stemming and crush, we cold soaked for 2 days prior to starting fermentation. Pressed after the completion of fermentation 14 days later then aged in a combination of premium American and French oak barrels for 21 months. Light pepper notes and Cassis (black current) dominate the flavour profile of this vintage. Only 2 barrels produced.
50 cases. Alc. 15%
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Gold Medal – All Canadian Wine Championships – 2014 Vintage. Silver Medal – ACWC – 2009 Vintage.