Populis 2016 'Licorne Mechante' Sparkling Rosé of Carignane, Mendocino County

Populis 2016 'Licorne Mechante' Sparkling Rosé of Carignane, Mendocino County

Item Number: 12657

UPC: None

Country: USA
Region: California
Sub Region: Mendocino
Appellation/AVA: Mendocino County
Vineyard Designation: Venturi Vineyard
Vintage: 2016
Grape(s): 100% Carignan
Type: Wine - Sparkling
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 12
Closure: Crown Cap
Alc by Vol(%): 12.5
Viticulture: Practicing Organic

Licorne Mechante translates to wicked unicorn. In 2017 Populis added a small amount of fermenting juice to a still 2016 rosé and bottled the wines. After a year and a half on the lees, they disgorged the wine. The result is a super savory, funky yet serious sparkling wine.