Arnot-Roberts = Duncan Arnot Meyers and Nathan Lee Roberts, a trailblazing and dynamic duo. Their project is highly sought-after and allocated, specializing in old world influenced bottlings from cool climate vineyard sites in Northern California. Winemaking focuses on organic farming, high percentages of whole cluster inclusion, ambient yeast, neutral vessels, low ABVs, and bottling unfined and unfiltered.
Brand new release! Trousseau sourced from Luchsinger vineyard (Big Valley AVA of Clear Lake) grown in volcanic cobble over ancient riverbed stones at 1,400’ elevation. The Pinot Noir component came from Fox Creek Vineyard in Carmel Valley. Bursting with bright red fruit and exotic spice.
Only 22 barrels produced.
region: California, USA (Big Valley + Carmel Valley AVAs)
varietals: 80% Trousseau 20% Pinot Noir
style: light red blend, chillable red
farming/cellar: practicing organic, vineyards harvested separately, whole cluster fermented, matured 8 months in neutral French oak
pairings: chicken schnitzel, Thanksgiving turkey, mushroom ravioli, seared Ahi tuna