2020 O1V Merlot
100% Merlot, October One Vineyard, Bluemont, Virginia
Dark stewed fruits with a nice allspice aromatic quality. Palate is dense with nice heavy core. Moderate tannins, slightly “sweet” tasting, with a lingering spice.
De-stem then crushed to bins. 15 days on skins post fermentation. Aged in 33% new French Oak for 8 months.
Loudoun County, Virginia
October One Vineyard
September 28, 2020
July 13, 2021