2020 Wild Arc Farm Blackbird New York, USA

2020 Wild Arc Farm Blackbird New York, USA


Todd on this wine: “An evolution of our Noiret coferment from 2019, this year with equal amounts of Riesling and Noiret. Still a fun experiment in tempering the peppery notes of Noiret with some white grapes.”

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Grapes: 50% Riesling, 50% Noiret (American red hybrid developed by Cornell University)

Vineyard: Folts Farm, Finger Lakes. Sustainable

Vinification: Whole cluster Noiret was foot tread, then Riesling was crushed and destemmed on top and maceration continued for 2 additional weeks. Pressed directly into neutral French oak barrels. SO2: 20ppm at crush