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Grand Vin№1 — 2014

Ashes & Diamonds Vineyard

Oak Knoll District

Napa Valley

ASHES & DIAMONDS’ Grand Vin is a wine of finesse and elegance that maintains fresh red and blue fruit flavors while exalting secondary characters of spice and herbal tones. The blend of Merlot and Cabernet Franc comes from 30-year-old vines grown in gravelly clay loam at ASHES & DIAMONDS Vineyard in the Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley.

Technical Data
Harvest Date
August 29 (Merlot), September 13 (Cabernet Franc)
Maceration
17 days (Merlot), 21 days (Cabernet Franc) in stainless steel tanks
pH
3.6
TA
6.8g/L
Alcohol
14.5%
Barrel Aged
20 months
Cooperage
50% new French Oak (Ermitage, Bossuet & Sylvain)
Cases Produced
780
Winemaker
Dan Petroski
Our wines are made in very limited quantities. Members receive first offerings of each vintage.
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