2012 Consonance

The Wine
Raspberry and currant on the nose and palate. Consonance is a musical term for a group of notes coming together in harmony.  This wine is a Bordeaux style blend with 5 varietals coming together in harmony.

The Vineyard
25% Cabernet Franc – Copeland Vineyard – Rattlesnake Hills
25% Petit Verdot – Doc Stewart – Wahluke Slope
25% Merlot – Doc Stewart – Wahluke Slope
13% Malbec – Doc Stewart – Wahluke Slope
12% Cabernet Sauvignon – Artz Vineyard – Red Mountain

The Winemaking
Mostly whole berry fermentation in open top fermenters. Punched down by hand 3 times daily. Aged in two year old Demptos and Saury French oak barrels.

Technical Data
Cases produced: 200
Alc./Vol. 14.5%
pH 3.70
Release Date: July 2014
Retail Price $34

DOUBLE GOLD Seattle Wine Awards 2015