Black Magic Late Harvest Zin 2019


Price: $20.00
Quantity:
Averge Brix at Harvest:
32.4

Alcohol:
15.2%

Total Acidity:
0.70 gm/100ml

pH:
pH: 3.70


Cases Produced:
920 half-cases, in 375ml bottles


Bottling Date:
January 14, 2020

Every once in a while, a twist of fate can deal a quirky hand, and with a stroke of magic it can become an enchanting experience. Black Magic™ Late Harvest Zinfandel conjures up a charming finale for a delicious meal—lusciously jammy and sweet, it complements many foods from savory cheese plates to decadent chocolate desserts. Abracadabra! <Extremely Limited Production>

Winemaker Notes:

Inky blue-purple in color, yummy deep razz-blackberry jam and
luscious dark chocolate of oak spices, sweet and pleasingly balanced
with a bit of tart freshness and warm vanilla on the finish.

Harvest Date:

October 15 & 25, 2019

Fermentation Characteristics:

average of 6 days on skins, punched down twice daily, then saignéed at 22-27 Brix and held cold to stop fermentation.

Cellar Storage/Aging:

3.5 months in small stainless Steel tank, held cold to prevent fermentation.

Varietal:

Zinfandel and Petite Sirah

Appellation:

100% Sonoma County: 60% Florence Vineyard, Dry Creek Valley 32% Bastoni Vineyard, Fountaingrove 8% PeaceLand Vineyard, Fountaingrove

Release Date:

January 20, 2020