The Jurassic Park Vineyard is located in Santa Ynez within Santa Barbara County near the Danish town of Solvang. It sits a little above 1,000 feet in elevation with rich limestone soils. This Chenin Blanc Vineyard is home to some of the oldest own rooted Chenin Blanc in California, planted in 1978.
This wine was wholecluster pressed and gently rolled in the press for minimal skin contact and chilled down to 50 degrees and then aged on the lees.
Varietals: Chenin Blanc 100%
Hand Harvested: 10/16/20
Soil: Fossil Rich, Sandy Limestone
Ferment: French oak puncheon
Aging: 14 months in neutral French oak puncheon
Production: 60 cases
Aromatics: White flower, honeycomb, sweet grass and fresh chopped chive
Palate: Meyer lemon, oyster shell, green apple and lots of phenolic texture
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