Margins Wine, Santa Clara Valley Counoise (2022)
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Margins Wine is a small winemaking project of Megan Bell, a winemaker living and working in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Prior to settling on the central coast of California, Megan received her BS in Viticulture and Enology from UC Davis and apprenticed in wineries and vineyards in Napa, the Livermore Valley, the Willamette Valley, Central Otago (NZ), and the Loire Valley (France).
Region: Santa Clara Valley
Vineyard: Sattler’s Family Vineyard, 2.7 acre backyard vineyard. The Sattler’s sold their property at the end of 2022, this will be the last Counoise from this site.
Average Age of Vines: 15 years
Farming: organic (organic conversion started 2018, completed 2021)
Harvest: by hand
Winemaking: destemmed, maceration for 10 days.
Aging: neutal oak for 4 months
Added S02: 20ppm the week before bottling