"Mother Knows: The Georgians say that leaving the wine with the skins (chacha) is like leaving the wine with its mother. This is my most overtly Kakhetian-style skin-contact wine. Also, I poach my mom's artwork for my labels and thus the name." -CL
Varietals: 80% Marsanne, 20% Roussanne (20 year old vines)
Vineyard: (Organic) Sierra Foothills, El Dorado planted on volcanic loam, decomposed granite.
Vinification: Fermented in qvevri with 100% skins and stems for 7 months, pressed off, bottled unfined, unfiltered, zero added S02.