Classic perfect pink in color, this very crisp Rosé starts out with classic aromas of watermelon, strawberry, bubble gum and provenćal herbs. It also has developed some floral aromatics from the Trousseau blend. Bright strawberries and more watermelon fill out the flavor profile. The wine boasts high acidity that leaves your mouth watering. It finishes crisp and long with prevailing strawberry notes.
Varietal- 90% Cabernet Franc, 10% Trousseau Gris
Vineyards- Rolleri Ranch and Fannucchi Wood Road Vineyard
Aging/Cooperage- 7 months in stainless steel
Production- This Cab Franc was crushed into bins where it sat on the skins for about 12 hours. When it picked up just a bit of pink coloring, it was pressed and then fermented cold in a stainless steel fermenter over a period of about 30 days. We blended in the Trousseau Gris just before bottling.