This first release of a C R Sandidge sparkling wine is made from grapes grown in both the 2012 and 2013 vintages. The Lake Chelan growing region is particularly known for producing exceptional grapes for sparkling wines. The classic Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Noirs grapes flourish on our graceful slopes bathed in warm – dry sunshine. Both growing seasons represented “normal” grape growing conditions. Spring was uneventful and frost free. As the year progressed, less and less rain fell giving way to warm sunny days. Harvest commenced during the first week of September under blue skies and cool morning temperatures.
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