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2018 Desert Hills Zinfandel

2018 Desert Hills Zinfandel
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$39.90
 
SKU: 118257-18

VINEYARD
Three Boy’s Vineyard, Oliver, BC
— Sandy loam soil
— 22 year old vines
— Hand harvested
— Sustainable farming practices
— Year 2 of organic transition


TASTING NOTES
This wine displays beautiful red-violet in colour with intense ripe berry aromas on the nose complemented by hints of spicy oak. On the palate it has a great concentration of red fruits;  black cherry and prune. This is a rich, full bodied wine with a long smooth finish.

WINEMAKING

Using fruit from Zinfandel vines planted in 1996 on our estate vineyard, we destemmed and fer-
mented in stainless steel with daily pumpovers. Pressed off to age in a mixture of French oak bar-
rels. We blended with a small portion of Syrah/Viognier. Bottled unfined and unfiltered.

Varietal: 94% Zinfandel, 6% Syrah/Viognier
Fermentation: Inoculated in stainless steel
Maturation: 20 months in French oak, 10% new
Bottling Date: August 2019
Case Production: 99
pH: 3.7
TA: 6 g/L
Residual Sugar: 5.1 g/L
Alcohol: 14.9%

Wine Specs
Vintage
2018
Varietal
Zinfandel
Appellation
BC VQA Okanagan Valley

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