2011 Gjoa Vineyard Merlot | Hillside Winery and Bistro

Release group

Current Release

Number of cases produced

161 cases
March 14, 2013
Gjoas vineyard, situated just below our winery, was established 17 years ago. These mature vines produce fruit which stands out with deep plum and mocha aromas and a savoury note to the palate, lending sophistication to the finish. So fun to taste and compare with our Dickinson Vineyard Merlot!

Winemaking

Hand harvested and sorted fruit was sourced from the more than 17 year old vines of Gjoa’s vineyard, just across the road from our own Hidden Valley Vineyard. Low yield and long hang time (harvested November 6th) resulted in richly concentrated fruit. Controlled fermentation was followed by...
$30.00
SKU: 166173

Alcohol content

13.80%

Bottle size

750 ml
List price: $30.00
Price: $30.00
Weight: 1 kg

Release date

September, 2016

Vintage

Catalog

Aging potential

5 to 8 years

Awards

Bronze - Northwest Wine Summit 2016

Product Type