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Parea Silvaspoons Vineyard Mencía 2022


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  • Soil Type:
    • Silvaspoons Vineyard is situated in the Alta Mesa AVA, featuring alluvial clay and gravel soils deposited by the Consumnes and American Rivers, contributing to the wine's robust color and structure.
  • Elevation:
    • Located north of Lodi and south of Sacramento, the vineyard benefits from its elevated position in the Alta Mesa AVA, known as the "high table," where hills rise higher than the surrounding flat areas, ensuring optimal sun exposure and temperature regulation for the grapes.
  • Grape:
    • Crafted from the Mencía grape, sourced from vine cuttings from Bierzo, and Ribeira Sacra in northwest Spain, known for its red fruit character, exotic floral aromatics, and bright peppery notes.
  • Winemaking:
    • Grapes are hand-harvested and foot-tread, fermented whole-cluster naturally with native yeasts, and aged in entirely neutral oak barrels, allowing the purity of the fruit and terroir to shine through in the final wine.
  • Farming Practices:
    • Ron Silva, the vineyard owner, has been championing Iberian varieties for decades, with meticulous attention to sustainable farming practices, ensuring the natural expression of the Mencía grape and terroir.
  • Tasting Notes:
    • Appearance: Deep and inviting ruby hue.
    • Aroma: Exotic floral aromatics, red fruit character, and bright peppery notes.
    • Palate: Medium/full-bodied, silky tannins, soft acidity, harmonious blend of flavors lingering on the finish.
  • Pairing:
    • Versatile enough to pair with a variety of dishes, from grilled meats, roasted veggies or enjoyed on its own as an aperitif.
  • Summary:
    • Parea Silvaspoons Vineyard Mencía 2022 is a testament to the unique terroir of Silvaspoons Vineyard and the meticulous winemaking techniques employed by NoneSuch Wines. With its captivating aromatics, balanced palate, and versatile nature, this Mencía showcases the potential of California-grown grapes to express the essence of their origin.
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