' Drew - 2014 Balo Vineyard Pinot Noir

2014 Balo Vineyard Pinot Noir


2014 Estate Field Selections Pinot Noir from Drew Family Cellars


The Balo Vineyard is a 7 acre organic vineyard located in the Philo end of Anderson Valley. It was planted in 2001. We consider this vineyard a formidable addition to our vineyard line up. This low vigor site and the Mullins commitment to meticulous and organic farming practices provides us with a solid partnership. The vineyard has a combination of Perrygulch loam and Boontling loam soils. The property sits on a river bench and, as a result, contains a considerable amount of river rock from the days of the creek's formation. This site is also at the base of a canyon that draws cold air down helping preserve the excellent acidity along with firmer tannin structure.

Appellation:   Anderson Valley
Yield:  1.9 tons per acre
Selections:   Pommard, 115, 777, Martini
Oak:  100% Seasoned French Oak
Fermentation:  40% Whole Cluster , 100% Native Yeast
Drink now thru 2026
$48 / 13.5% Alc.

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