• Bokisch Vineyards releases groundbreaking Monastrell

    2 monthes ago - By Lodi Wine

    2018 Monastrell this past week in Bokisch's Sheldon Hills Vineyard
    This past weekend, Lodi 's Bokisch Vineyards debuted a Monastrell - a Spanish moniker for the varietal more commonly known as Mourvèdre - that has to be described as no less than groundbreaking. For Lodi, as well as for California in general.
    First, the wine in question: The 2016 Bokisch Vineyards Sheldon Hills Vineyard Sloughhouse-Lodi Monastrell is a dark ruby colored wine showing off an elusive yet compelling nose suggesting sweet Santa Rosa plum and sun dried cherry, tinged with rosemary/thyme-like fragrances against a...
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