Old vine organic Carignan (70+ years old) from a special vineyard, Arnold's Block. The soil is a mix of alluvial, loam and riverstone. This was planted by the Arnold Family, who is a member of the Sho-Ka-Wa band of Pomo natives, this vineyard as been dry-farmed organically since its planting by the Poor Family near Hopland. Whole cluster for 30 days followed by 18 months in neutral oak.
Diego and Shaunt of Les Lunes are trailblazers in California, making refined and classic natural wines. They focus preserving and respecting these historic vineyards, doing intense vineyard work and letting the grapes speak for themselves in the cellar. Notes of cranberry, currants, hibiscus, peppercorn and forest floor. Light bodied while having structure and depth.