2017 Dolcetto

Fox Hill Vineyard, CA

  • Producer

    Idlewild Wines

  • What we love

    Fourth generation California winemaker Sam Bilbro's 2017 Dolcetto is fabulous. Sweet red cherry, licorice, spice, cedar and tobacco all flesh out in a deep, resonant wine packed with character. The mouthfeel is medium bodied with freshness and firm tannin on the finish. It is joyful and fully serious all at once. I loved it.

$30.00

About this Wine

Planted in the Fox Hill Vineyard in Mendocino, this Dolcetto is a rare gem from California. Fermented 100% whole cluster with partial foot treading, this vintage shows the contrast of bright freshness against a firm structure that you love to see in Dolcetto. Enjoy!

92 points, Vinous (Antonio Galloni)

340 cases produced.

 

  • Technical Data:
  • 100% Dolcetto
  • Alcohol: 12.9%
  • Drink now through 2025

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