CALIFORNIA
HAWAII
HAARMEYER CHENIN BLANC RORICK HERITAGE VINEYARD
HAARMEYER WINE CELLARS

100% Chenin Blanc

VINEYARD Fruit all coming from the Rorick Heritage Vineyard located in Calaveras County. Rorick is southeast facing and sits at 2,000 feet in elevation. Grapes are farmed organically.

SOIL Schist overlaying limestone

VINIFICATION AND AGING Chenin Blanc fruit sees about 4 hours of skin contact. Alcoholic fermentation occurs in neutral 500L Francois Frerer puncheons. Wine goes through a partial, natural malolactic fermentation. Aged on gross lees until bottling in early January, seeing zero new wood.

PRODUCER Haarmeyer Wine Cellars
VARIETAL COMPOSITION Chenin Blanc
REGION California
APPELLATION Calaveras County
PRODUCT CODESIZE/FORMAT
HRY-240-10-16 12x750