Prisma 2018 Pinot Noir, Casablanca Valley
Item Number: 13489
Sub Region: Casablanca
Appellation/AVA: Casablanca Valley
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Pinot Noir
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Closure: Screw Cap
Alc by Vol(%): 13.5
Soil Type: Clay and granite
Elevation: 1800 feet
Vineyard Notes: This wine is a blend of three clones produced from a single vineyard named Fundo Belén located in the Casablanca Valley. The vineyard, planted in 2004, is situated at 1,800 feet above sea level and is comprised of clay and granitic soil.
Winemaking Notes: Grapes are harvested by hand. Wine spends 10 months in 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th use French oak barrels of multiple sizes and is then bottle aged for 9 months before release.
Tasting Notes: The granite soils and cool, coastal climate produce a fresh, vibrant and aromatic wine. It shows bright red fruit notes of strawberry and cherry, with an underlying hint of oak, that leads to a lifted mid-palate and smooth, velvety finish.