Picayune Cellars Padlock 2013, Napa Valley, California
Dark Ruby color, deep layers of black cherries,cassis, blackberries, cocoa, currants and bit of truffle on the nose, the wine is beautiful and seductive. An elegant, round, and rich mid palate with attractive texture and excellent acidity.
10 -14 day fermentation in open top and median sized fermenters all cap irrigated with peak temps of between 80-85 F. All wine was aged in 60 gallon French barrels for 15 months. Wines were racked every 4 months and assembled 2 months before bottling.
Single vineyard source in Napa Valley which is undisclosed! Vineyard is certified biodynamic and organic.