The Expedition Malbec

The Expedition Malbec

Tasting Notes

This Malbec opens with beautiful berry fruit aromas and a hint of rhubarb and violets. Flavors of cherry, mocha, and a touch of vanilla oak give way to a dusty cocoa finish.

Winemaking Notes

Vintage: 2016

Varietal Blend: 100% Malbec

Appellation: Horse Heaven Hills

pH: 3.85

TA: 5.5 g/L

Alcohol: 14.1%

Vineyards: 60% Alder Ridge, 35% Canoe Ridge Vineyard, 5% Wahluke Slope

Aging: 9 Months

Yeast: UVAFERM43

Harvest Dates: October 2016