Odonata River Skimmer 2018 Viognier, Santa Clara Valley
Vineyard: Marin's Vineyard is located in the San Antonio Valley AVA of Southern Monterey County. It's planted on a slope averaging 7% with a soil type identified as the Nacimiento Soil Series. The first representative soil layer is comprised of dark brown, calcareous silty clay loam followed by calcareous shale and rocks, and then a layer of weathered sandstone.
Winemaking: At harvest 22.8 Brix
pressed directly to neutral barrels for fermentation, 13 days later
transferred to 1 barrel and a tank.
Finished wine: 66% Viognier, 17% Roussane, 17% Marsanne
240 cases produced,
Notes: This wine leaves is round, full but still showcases the minerality and crispness. Peaches and other stone fruit with a tropical feel. this wine is ready for any occasion.
Pairing: Enjoy this wine on its own, with seafood, or fun creative salads!