Bates Ranch Cabernet Franc, 2016

By Methode Sauvage

  • Appellation: Santa Cruz Mountains
  • Region: California
  • Country: United States
  • Colour: Red
  • Grape Varieties: Cabernet Franc
  • Soil type: Granite
  • Vessel type: Wood - Old oak
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.
  • Low sulphite.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • No temperature control.
  • Total Sulphites: 20 mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.

About Methode Sauvage

California, United States Started in 2013, we strive to find a voice for California Cabernet Franc and Chenin Blanc from all over the state. We seek to make wine with a sense of place - employing no additives and removing no character. We explore a diverse array of exceptional vineyard sites with the goal of channeling terroir and showcasing California's diversity.