Philosophy

 

Weatherborne produces limited production Pinot Noir and Grenache from the Sta. Rita Hills of California. We value craft and dedication, without pretense. Our wines are hand-made and expressive of place. The weather each year shapes what you find in the bottle. We use minimal oak and plenty of whole cluster, giving the wine structure, yet without being heavy handed. We use screwcaps to guarantee the quality of each bottle of wine made.

 

 
 

Methods

 

WHY

Authenticity and transparency are endangered values in the wine world.

HOW

Craft, dedication and a sense of levity.
• whole-cluster fermentation
• minimal new oak
• unfined, unfiltered
• vegetarian/vegan friendly
• minimal processing, no additions

what

Pinot Noir and Grenache from the Sta. Rita Hills, California.

Clean, bright fruit, with good acidity; spice and savory characters round out the mouthfeel.

$35 bottle

Results

2013 Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir, $35
2014 Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir, $35
2015 Santa Barbara Co. Grenache, $35