Ferdinand Albariño

$26.00

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Vintage: 2019
Region: Lodi, California, United States
Viticulture: Organic
Grape varieties: 100% Albarino

Ferdinand Albariño comes from Marcus Bokisch’s Vista Luna Vineyard in Lodi. Juicy peach and melon fruit, bright acidity, and a clean finish.

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About Ferdinand Albariño

Ferdinand Albariño comes from Marcus Bokisch’s Vista Luna Vineyard in Lodi. Juicy peach and melon fruit, bright acidity, and a clean finish.

About the Ferdinand Wines

In the fall of 2006, I flew to France for my first harvest. I spent the next few months working in the small Roussillon village of Maury picking grapes, hauling boxes, processing fruit, and learning cellar work. The experience I had there with old vines, steep schist slopes, and of getting (literally) up to my elbows in fermentations, convinced me to move to Napa upon my return. There I continued on with an apprenticeship in winemaking with Abe Schoener of The Scholium Project who connected me with his mentor John Kongsgaard. Even now, after more than a decade working with the Kongsgaard family, I still feel more like a student of wine than a winemaker.

Though my first experience in winemaking was geographically in France, it was culturally in the Cathar and Catalan country just across the Pyrenees from Spain. In Maury, the most common grapes grown are Grenache and Carignan, known in Spanish as Garnacha and Mazuelo. As I set out to make my own wines, I again looked toward Spain and was fortunate to be introduced to two great growers of Spanish varieties. For my first vintage, I started with just one ton of Albariño (a white variety indigenous to Galicia in Northwest Spain) from Markus Bokisch’s Vista Luna Vineyard. In 2011, I began to make Tempranillo (another of the great Spanish varieties) from Ann Kraemer’s Shake Ridge Vineyard. Today the Ferdinand label also includes Garnacha Blanca, Mazuelo (Carignan), and Graciano. – Marcus Bokisch, Owner of Ferdinand Wines

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