2020 Cabernet Sauvignon - no smoke taint as of 9/9/20
September 12, 2020
San Antonio Valley AVA
NO SMOKE TAINT
No guaiacol or 4-methylguaiacol detected; berries picked 9/3, bucket fermented, tested 9/8 @ Tastry
Fruit dropped, green pruned, owner cared for 5 acres with expected 3 ton/acre yield. Loose clusters, small berries, grippy tannins. Sustainably farmed, no herbicides, in southern Monterey County calcareous rock and shaley loam soil. Hand picked. Bring your own bins. Small lots welcome. Discounts for quantity. Samples / test results available.
20 brix on 9/14/20
Photo as of 8/31