CALIFORNIA
HAWAII
MELVILLE ESTATE PINOT NOIR STA. RITA HILLS
MELVILLE

100% Estate Pinot Noir

VINEYARD 100% Melville fruit from the Santa Rita Hills vineyard. Combination of 16 Pinot Noir clones: 667, 777, 828, 113, 114, 115, 459, 943,2A, 9, 16, Pommard, Calera, Mount Eden, Swan & Merry Edwards.

VINIFICATION AND AGING 60% of the fruit is gently destemmed, the rest is whole cluster fermented. About 30 days of skin and stem contact, including a 7 day cold soak. Wine is gently pressed into neutral French oak where it remains sur lie until bottling. 


WINE ENTHUSIAST
-2014-

WINE ENTHUSIAST
-2015-

VINOUS
-2015-
PRODUCER Melville
FARMING Organic
VARIETAL COMPOSITION Pinot Noir
REGION California
APPELLATION Sta. Rita Hills
ALCOHOL % 14.00%
SPECIAL FEATURES Organic
SCORES
PRODUCT CODESIZE/FORMAT
MLV-350-13-16 12x375
PRODUCER Melville
FARMING Organic
VARIETAL COMPOSITION Pinot Noir
REGION California
APPELLATION Sta. Rita Hills
ALCOHOL % 14.00%
SPECIAL FEATURES Organic
SCORES
PRODUCT CODESIZE/FORMAT
MLV-350-10-15 12x750
PRODUCER Melville
FARMING Organic
VARIETAL COMPOSITION Pinot Noir
REGION California
APPELLATION Sta. Rita Hills
ALCOHOL % 14.00%
SPECIAL FEATURES Organic
SCORES
PRODUCT CODESIZE/FORMAT
MLV-350-10-14 12x750