Facts of Note
Drink in 2022
Last ever with KB
This small property, tucked away in Russian River Valley, is owned and farmed by ex-postmaster Dennis and his wife Lynn along with their border collies Cooper and Annie. A real character, Dennis handles almost every pass of the vineyard himself.
The Koplen Vineyard lies just east of Olivet Road. Planted entirely to Dijon Clone 667, this slightly sloped vineyard shows bold fruit with complex flavors. The Koplen's farm their vineyard with meticulous care, often calling the vines their “girls.”
This wine strikes an effortless balance between strength and elegance, gliding through an enticing range of delicate red fruit flavors. As it unfurls, notes of peppermint tea, exotic spice and a kiss of fresh-cracked pepper add to the intrigue of the long finish.
Nose: Fresh hints of peppermint tea, bright red cherry, exotic spice and a kiss of fresh-cracked pepper.
Mouth: Mesmerizing balance between strength and elegance with delicate red fruit flavors.