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Bliss Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

This wine is only available to Frontier customers in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania

GeneralWineryBliss Family Vineyards
RegionMendocino
Town of productionBliss and Contento Ranches, Mendocino
VarietalCabernet Sauvignon
Total production of the wine13,000 cases
Name of winemakerHoss Milone
VineyardYield3.6 tons per acre
Size of vineyard, hectaresapprox. 50 acres
Irrigationyes, drip
HarvestHarvest methodmachine
Date of harvestmiddle of October
FermentationAlcoholic fermentation, typein small stainless steel tanks
Alcoholic fermentation, duration13 days
Alcoholic fermentation, temperature70 degrees F
Malolactic fermentation, typein small stainless steel tanks
Malolactic fermentation, duration15 to 20 days
Malolactic fermentation, temperature70 degrees F
CharacteristicspH3.66
Volatile Acidity0.29 grams per liter
Total Acidity6.3 grams per liter
Residual Sugar0.09 grams per liter
Alcohol13.5%
AgingTime in bottle before release6 months
BottlingCold stabilizedyes
Filteredyes