Stolo Creekside Vineyard, Cambria CA
10/5/2021 & 10/16/21
2021 Creekside Estate Pinot Noir
95 Wine Advocate
Planted in 2008 3.3 Acres of Rochioli Pinot Noir on 420A rootstock, spacing 7’x3’ dry farmed. Situated 3 miles from the Pacific Ocean the Creekside Estate Vineyard is primarily illuvial clay loam soils adjacent to the Santa Rosa Creek floodplain at 140ft. above sea level.
100% whole cluster fermentation in large neutral wooden fermenters for 8 days before press-off. Aged 11 months in French barrique barrels, 20% new 80% neutral. 816 cases produced.