2016 Cargasacchi Vineyard Pinot Noir
Retail Price: $75
Cargasacchi Vineyard is located at the far western edge of the Sta. Rita Hills AVA of Santa Barbara County, CA. Peter Cargasacchi meticulously farms this 16-acre Pinot Noir vineyard, whose maritime influences create a long growing season, developing balanced flavors and tannins, along with a distinct minerality. This wine is made exclusively from Dijon clone 115 and is fermented in small lots. It was barrel-aged in 50 percent new French oak for 18 months, racked once and bottled in April 2018.