Es Okay 2021 Red Wine, Mendocino Co., California
Winemaker: Mike Lucia
Variety: 80% Syrah, + Tinta Caõ, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Francisca, Tinta Barroa
Terroir: Cool and foggy
Vinification: The Syrah was destemmed and fermented in one large vat where the Tinta’s were fermented in one ton bins with half being fully carbonic.
Aging: Short elevage in neutral barrel.
Tasting Note: Plum jam, big league chew, concord grape all hit the senses. A nice, medium bodied, medium tannin, yet chewy with some black cherry earth tones.