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 ADVOCATE
-2014-

VINOUS
-2014-

WINE SPECTATOR
-2016-