Sauvignon 2017

Massican Vintage 2017 Bottle Sizes 750ml Country United States Region California Appellation Napa Valley Wine Type White - Still Varietals Sauvignon Blanc Vineyard Juliana Vineyard is located in the warmer climate of Pope Valley perfectly situated for a consistent growing season that leads to optimal ripening. This climate aids in the balancing of acidity and lifting tropical aromas. Gently sloped with east-west exposure. The sauvignon vines were planted in 1993. Soil Complex tehama silt loam. Viticulture The vineyard is planted to 453 vines per acre. Fruit picked on 8/10 and 8/14 at 22.3 brix. Vinification The grapes are whole cluster pressed and fermentation occurs in barrel. Malolactic fermentation did not occur. Bottled March 2018. Aging Aged approximately 6 months in a combination of stainless steel barrels (66%) and used french oak barrels (44%). Production 848 cases Back to Current Releases