2021 Chipie, Carbonic Sangiovese
San Juan North
San Juan North Vineyard
100& neutral French Oak, 3 months
Fermented whole-cluster in closed tank for 36 days with no oxygen.
Cherry, raspberries, strawberry, fennel, licorice, a hint of spice, red flowers.
Harvested at 23 brix. Hand-sorted.
On the Name
Chipie is a French term of endearment for a rambunctious little girl. Needless to say, this carbonic wine lives up to it's namesake. It tastes as fun as it sounds. "Chipie!" A cult-classic.
142 cases made.