2017 O1V Cabernet Franc
100% Cabernet Franc, October One Vineyard, Bluemont, Virginia
Very ripe. Nice bramble-fruit aromatics, darker fruit overall with a touch of warm spice. Medium-bodied, fleshy, chewy tannins. Very expressive.
De-stem with 80% stem removal via sorting. Crushed to bin fermentation. Four day post-ferment maceration. Aged in 1/3 new oak and 2/3 neutral.
Loudoun County, Virginia
October One Vineyard
October 4, 2017
August 10, 2018