CALIFORNIA
HAWAII
MELVILLE ESTATE SYRAH STA. RITA HILLS
MELVILLE

The Syrah is a blend of two different Syrah clones from the Santa Rita Hills estate: Estrella (grown on neutral sandy soil) and the Clone 99 (dense sandy loam soil).

70% of the grapes are de-stemmed, 30% whole cluster, fermented in open top fermenters. The juice sits on skins for about 30 days.

The wine ages in 5-20 year old neutral French Barrels.


WINE ENTHUSIAST
-2016-

WINE ADVOCATE
-2014-

VINOUS
-2016-
PRODUCER Melville
FARMING Organic
VARIETAL COMPOSITION Syrah
REGION California
APPELLATION Sta. Rita Hills
SPECIAL FEATURES Organic
SCORES
PRODUCT CODESIZE/FORMAT
MLV-420-10-16 12x750
PRODUCER Melville
FARMING Organic
VARIETAL COMPOSITION Syrah
REGION California
APPELLATION Sta. Rita Hills
SPECIAL FEATURES Organic
SCORES
PRODUCT CODESIZE/FORMAT
MLV-420-10-15 12x750