Varietal: 99.4% Roussanne, 0.6% Viognier
AVA: Yakima Valley
Vineyards: Marcella Vineyard (Roussanne)
Production Notes: Whole cluster pressed into neutral French oak barrels (80%), and stainless barrels (20%) for fermentation. 6 months barrel/tank aging, stirred weekly on the lees. No residual sugar. 14.1% alcohol at bottling.
Harvest Information: Cropped to less than 2.5 tons per acre. Hand picked.
Description: Wonderful aromas of lemon, starfruit, honeysuckle, cardamom, and minerals. Crisp complex flavors of lemon meringue, lime, vanilla, melon, and nice minerality. The perfect wine pairing for spicy foods.
When to Drink: 2021-2027