Oakley Road Vineyard Mataro | Once & Future

The combination of own roots, old vines, deep sandy soils and cooling afternoon breezes at Oakley Road gives gentle rounded wines.  This Mataro (Mourvedre) is smoky on the nose with soft rich cherry and plum and a good counterpoint of acidity.

Region:

California

Appellation:

Contra Costa County

Variety / Blend:

Mataro:

Climate:

Continental

Soils:

Sandy

Farming:

Non-certified organic

Altitude:

Fermentation:

Open redwood tanks, manual punch downs

Ageing:

French oak, 25% new