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USA

Sommità Sparkling (2014)

Product Information

Country: USA

Area: California

Wine style: White

Varietal: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir

Style: Dry

Alc(%): 13

Producer: Skywalker Vineyards

Serving Temperature(℃): 13

Size: 750ml

9286865

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Description

Tasting Note:Upon first look, you see delicate rose gold. With aromas of apricot, mandarin orange and strawberry with white flower and sweet brioche. Generous fruit of Rainier cherry, ripe Fuji apple and citrus on first taste is followed by a crisp, lingering acidity. The wine is youthful, tasting wonderfully today and will continue to develop for years to come.  

Food Matching:Oysters, caviar, fried chicken, steak

Grape variety:57% Pinot Noir, 43% Chardonnay

 

Terroir/Vinification

Terroir:Cool climate, rocky soil, wind swept hills

Climate:Mediterranean-like climate located in the Nicasio Gap area of Marin County.

Geology:High elevation rocky soils

Harvest:100% Hand picked and harvested

Vinification:100% whole cluster pressed, 75% stainless fermented, 25% neural oak. Aged 10 month before tirage bottling. Aged en triage 60 months before disgorging in spring 2018.

Ageing:Aged 10 months in Oak