Design by Black Knight Vineyards

Black Knight Vineyards and Mountain Cottage

(707) 278-6877

2012 Black Knight Dragon Back Pinot Noir
Tasting Notes Dragon Back is a single clone varietal (777) of Pinot Noir clones with high minerality, blackberry, blueberry, and exotic spice.  The grapes for this wine are sourced from right on top of the fault, giving the stingy volcanic taste.  Satisfy your craving to know what a fault tastes like with Dragon Back. Vinification Information Growers Mitch and DeAnne Black Soil Compacted volcanic ash, rocky uplifted granite and lava rock from the Rogers Creek fault Appelation Sonoma Coast/ Bennet Valley Elevation 1200 m Varietal Pinot Noir Clones #777 and Pommard Barrel Aging 20% French Oak Production 28 Cases Harvest Brix 23 PH 3.65 Alcohol 13.8% Blend 100% Black Knight Vineyards Pinot Noir Estimated Cellaring Potential (Years) 5-10
Sunrise Black Knight