Caliberico Verdelho 2012
2012 Verdelho, California
100% Verdelho, Suisun Valley
Caliberico, now in its third vintage, originally was a blend of three grapes including Verdelho. In the 2012 vintage Caliberico is available for the first time in a 100% Verdelho version as well as an all Albariño version. Caliberico Verdelho uses the traditional grape of the small island of Madeira, Portugal. Light textured and expressive, Caliberico Verdelho shows notes of citrus and melon with floral aromas.
Alcohol Content: 12.5% ABV
Vinification: 100% Verdelho, destemmed, crushed, pressed and Fermented in a concrete egg tank using only native yeasts, aged seven months in a combination of stainless still tanks and neutral french oak berrels.
Vineyard Sources: Suisun Valley AVA