Picpoul, 2016

By Broc Cellars

  • Appellation: Adelaida AVA
  • Region: California
  • Country: United States
  • Colour: White
  • Grape Varieties:
  • Soil type: Sandstone, Shale
  • Vessel type: Cement - Egg
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • No temperature control.
  • Total Sulphites: 36 mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.
  • Other Information:Our Picpoul grapes come from the limestone-rich, nutrient poor windswept Luna Matta Vineyard in the western hills of Paso Robles. It is a uniquely suited place just hospitable enough for most of the vines to survive and produce a few handfuls of grapes each year. Luna Matta Vineyard is certified organic with calcareous shale and sandstone soils. The vines are 9 years old.

About Broc Cellars

California, United States

Broc Cellars was nothing more than an idea not that long ago, an idea about making wines that were “site specific”. Where the wines’ true character came from using only organically or biodynamically grown grapes from areas that most would consider marginal. Believing that vineyards develop “True” character and complexity when they have to struggle to survive. In the cellar, we try to continue this practice using minimal intervention, in an effort to let the grapes speak for themselves.

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