2016 Madness and Cures Sanity Red Blend

Vineyard Breakdown

The 2016 Madness and Cures comes from vineyards that stretch the length of the Alexander Valley, all nestled in cozily against the base of its eastern hills.

Rickards Vineyards 20%: This is an old vine Petite Sirah vineyard located in the north west of Alexander Valley.

Bella Vista Vineyards 60%: Located in the northern section of Alexander Valley at the base of Pine Mountain, winemaker Reed Renaudin has been buying fruit from them for nearly a decade.

Trio Ranch Vineyard 20%: A dry farmed vineyard in the heart of Calistoga featuring rich, black volcanic soils.

The balance of the 2016 Sanity Red Blend is a Sonoma County mixed red blend consisting of 35% Petite Sirah, 25% Merlot, 20% Syrah and 20% Malbec.