2015 The Fog Monster Bedrock Vineyard Red 750ml
Fog Monster Bedrock Red is a field blend of 60% Zin, 25% Carignane, and the remaining 15% made up of 22 other varieties (Mataro, Grenache, Petite Sirah, etc etc), planted in the 1880’s by Generals Sherman and Hooker in deep sandy riverbed soils.
Hand harvested fruit is transferred 50% whole cluster and 50% destemmed into T-Bins with a blanket of dry ice and given one pigeage per day. No additions are made other than a minimal dose of sulfur. After 3 weeks on the skins the must is pressed to two 3rd fill 225L French oak barrels to for 12 month maturation. In Spring the wines were racked once for clarification before bottling. 14.5% ABV.
Total production 45 cases. Rated 96 Points Lisa's Staff.