2007 Sonoma Coast Deux Cygnes Pinot Noir

 

Tasting Notes:
White chocolate & cherry aromas.
Bright acidity, with flavors of dried cranberry, black cherry,
raspberry & cola. Delicate lingering red fruit finish.

 

Varietal Composition:
100% Petaluma Gap Estate-Grown Pinot Noir
Single Clone: Pomard 4

 

Total Production:
40 Cases

 

Harvest Date:
October 9-10, 2007

 

Yield:
1.5 Tons per acre

 

Brix at Harvest:
23.8°

 

pH at Harvest:
3.53

 

TA at Harvest:
0.61

 

Alcohol:
14.2%

 

Winemaking:
Cold soak
Natural yeast fermentation start, followed by a late inoculation of Assmanhausen yeast

 

Cooperage:
50% New French Oak for 18 months