Sixmilebridge Vineyards

2018 Paladin

2018 Paladin
2018 Paladin

The 2018 Paladin opens with a beautiful nose of rose petals, red currant, baking spices, and wet slate. The palate packs flavors of raspberry, cedar, orange peel, cocoa, and anise. The finish starts off dense and chewy which yields elegant tannins on the long seamless finish.

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New Release Summer 2022
Wine Specs
Vintage
2018
Varietal
Red Blend
Appellation
Paso Robles
Acid
7.0
pH
3.52
Aging
Aged for 22 months in 225L barriques: 40% new Hungarian oak, 40% used Hungarian oak, and 20% used French oak.
Bottling Date
August 19 2020
Alcohol %
15.1
Wine Profile
Tasting Notes
A beautiful nose of rose petal, red currant, baking spices, and wet slate. The palate packs flavors of raspberry, cedar, orange peel, cocoa, and anise. The finish starts off dense and chewy which yield to elegant tannins on the long seamless finish.
Production Notes
Destemmed and cold-soaked for 7 days with daily pump-overs. 7-day fermentation with a mix of delestages, pump-overs, and punch-downs for cap management. 14-day total maceration.
Other Notes
75% Zinfandel, 12% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Merlot, 3% Petit Verdot, 1% Cabernet Franc, 1% Malbec