OLD WORLD WINERY Early Harvest Sparkling 2017 Sonoma County, CA (sparkling red)
Practicing: Regenerative agriculture
Grapes: Arbouriou- Sherry Martinelli Vineyard
Region: Sonoma County, CA
Vinification: Foot stomped, 2 days on skin and stems, pressed to barrel, and aged 1 year in French oak. Darek uses a natural sparkling process called Col Fondo- fresh juice from the same block is added from following vintage, then fermented in bottle. Every bottle is its own fermentation tank.
Sulfites: no added so2
Winemaker's notes: Frizzante, sparkling Lambrusco style. Strawberry & rhubarb flavors along with tangy acidity and tart, dry finish.