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2019 Star Fire Syrah

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Vineyard Designation

Star Fire

Vineyard Notes

Planted and planned out pretty well. Using pre-virused material of Estrella clone from Zaca Mesa Vineyard. Non-certified organic farming by Cosecha Farming. The soils are clay with gravel mixed in.

Production Notes

35 cases produced

Winemaker Notes

Hand picked, hand sorted and 100% whole cluster ferment. For the first week I only did pump overs and after that mostly foot stomping to release more sugar and color. Pressed to neutral French oak and aged for 18 months. The clusters and berries were very and concentrated. I choose to pick earlier to retain acid and build structure in this wine. This wine will age well! Crazy dark color comes from the semi-carbonic fermentation. This wine is fresh, broody and delicious, a great food wine
Vintage 2019
Wine Style Bold Red Wine
Varietal Syrah
Appellation Los Olivos District
Harvest Date 10/01/2019
Sugar 23.9
Acid 6g/L
PH 3.5
Aging 11 months
Barrel Aging 11 Months
Ageability 8 years +
Fermentation Whole Cluster
Bottling Date 9/20/2020
Residual Sugar 0
Tannin medium
Alcohol % 13.9
Size 750 ml