LOS PILARES Clarete 2020 San Diego, California (red wine)

LOS PILARES Clarete 2020 San Diego, California (red wine)

$33.00Price

Certification: Organic

Grapes: Assyrtiko, Mission, Barbera

Region: Highland Hills Vineyard, San Diego, Southern California

Soil: Sandy loam and decomposed granite

Vinification: Foot-stomped and co-fermented on skins and stems.  Spontaneous fermentation with native yeasts. Pressed to stainless tank after two days  and aged on lees for five months until bottling. 

Sulfites: 20 ppm sulfite at bottling. No other additions or manipulations.

Tasting Notes from the Producer:  Structure, acid, and grit from Assyrtiko.  Buoyant mix of red and blue berry fruit from the Mission and Barbera.  A lightly extracted red wine with the bones of a serious white.