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LODI NATIVE is a collaborative project by winegrowers of like mind, living and working in the historic Lodi American Viticultural Area. Their mission:  to turn the spotlight on the region’s heritage plantings – many of them dating back to the late 1800s – through sensible viticulture and minimalist winemaking practices, beginning with native yeast fermentation and use of no new oak. The focus is on Zinfandel, but on the taste of vineyards rather than varietal character or brand.

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$120.00
 
SKU: LNZ

Dark ruby at the center with a bouquet offering scents of raspberries and blueberries permeated by notes of cloves, lavender and graphite, and then, very lightly, a sort of red cherry licorice-cigarette paper element that lends a welcome sense of delicacy. This wine is quite dry but flavorful along the spiced and macerated red and black berry and plum range, and it’s powered by vibrant acidity for propulsive energy. Tannins, on the other hand, feeling carved from dusty underbrush, briers and brambles, are tranquil, deeply set and inexorable. Native Fermentation Appellation: Lodi Harvest Date: 9/12/2012 Harvest Brix: 24.3 Alcohol: 14.6 pH: 3.59 Residual Sugar: Dry Bottling Date: 3/21/2105 Production: 479 cases.

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$64.00
 
SKU: tru12

Rous vineyard was planted in 1909 and is one of the first vineyards planted on St George root stock in the Lodi AVA. Very consistent yields of 2.5 tons per acts, year after year the Rous vineyard is our first Zinfandel vineyard picked. Showing very distinct  Eastside characteristics of floral nose with bright red fruit, red and racy though the palate.

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SKU: RZ