Melon de Bourgogne

This beautiful spring release presents chalky oyster shell, lemon verbena and citrus blossom with mouthwatering acidity. Formerly known as Antle Vineyard, Rodnick Farm is a dramatic high desert site in the Gabilan Mountains neighboring Pinnacles National Park. South facing slope, 1800 ft elevation overlooking Monterey with moderating coastal influence.

 

 

 

Vintage
2018
Appellation
Central Coast
Varietals
Melon de Bourgogne
Soil Type
Situated just beneath an extinct volcano with decomposed granite and limestone soils
Vinification Method
Picked early to preserve natural acidity, whole cluster pressed to concrete eggs where it underwent spontaneous fermentation and subsequent 6 month sur lie elevage