2022 Rhodes Vineyard 'ETA?' Rosé
Grape(s): 42% Zinfandel, 32% Carignan, 15% Grenache, 11% Merlot
Vineyard: Rhodes Vineyard is farmed by Richard Rhodes and his son Christian and is a treasure trove of old vines with Grenache planted in the 40s, Carignan in the 60s, and interplanted “younger” Merlot and Zinfandel vines.
AVA: Redwood Valley
Method: All the grapes were picked together and direct pressed into a stainless steel tank for fermentation. Elévage in stainless tank for 5 months. As always, no fining, filtration, or addition of SO2.
Case Production: 642
Bottling Date: February 2023
Release Date: March 2023