2021 Virtuose, Syrah
Aged 10 months in 100% new French Oak barrels. Racked only for bottling.
Fermented using native yeasts. Pressed at 4 brix into 7 new Cadus and Sylvan barrels to finish fermentation.
Lavender, black pepper, black olive, coffee, and licorice.
100% destemmed, cold soaked for 4 days. Pumpovers twice daily, until pressed to barrel. Battonnage daily for 5 months.
165 cases made.