Las Jaras Sparkling Wine Old Vines Mendocino 2017
Founded by Joel Burt and Eric Wareheim, Las Jaras seeks to create balanced, low-alcohol wines full of juicy food-friendliness and supple character. The 2017 Sparkling Wine is made from hand picked, Old Vine Carignan, using a combination of methods (traditional + ancestral.) Juice ferments naturally in steel, then aged on its lees for six months; mineral-driven, dry, and floral, with notes of red fruit and flowers. 467 cases produced.
California, United States
The sun in the American wine solar system, but at the same time a wine 'nation' in its own right, California is like the popular kid in high school that was good at everything and good-looking, too.