What importer Polaner Selections has to say about this wine...
VINEYARDThe Daphne vineyard is named dear family friend of the Lett family. The vineyard is perched on a ridge top directly exposed to the Van Duzzer wind gap at an elevation of 820-860 feet and overlooks the Wilamette valley. The vineyard was planted with Pinot Gris in 1974 and additional planting of Pinot Noirand Pinot Meunier were added up to 1984. Daphne is one of the oldest and highest elevation vineyards in the Dundee Hills.SOILVery shallow sold with exposed volcanic and basaltVITICULTURECertified organic vineyards and practicesVINIFICATIONDe-stemmed and fermented using all natives yeasts in a combination of tank and barrel. minimal racking, no fining or filtrering.AGINGaged for 24 months in French oak barrels, 12% new