Clos Saron "Taken From Granite" 1999
Bordeaux Blend｜Sierra Foothills
Winemaker Gideon Beinstock is one of the O.G. natural winemakers in California. During the heady mid-seventies New Age era he came to find himself on a remote piece of land in the Sierra Foothills with a group dedicated to living off the land. Vines became a natural part of this and he planted a variety of grapes in their Renaissance Vineyard, farmed completely hands-off and organically.
According to Rachel Monroe in her seminal piece for The New Yorker, the founder of the group (cult?) " Read More