San Juan Island Vineyards

San Juan Vineyards

San Juan Vineyards is a locally owned and operated destination winery that has been producing wines from the vines grown in the vineyard on San Juan Island and from grapes brought from the Yakima Valley and Horse Heaven Hills Appellations of Eastern Washington since 1996. The wines are free of herbicides or insecticides.

                                                                      

Try the Cabernet Sauvignon and Red Blend for $14.99 and the Cabernet Franc for $17.99 at Orcas Island Market during the month of June.

San Juan Vineyards Variety Wine Bottles

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon

2102 Cabernet Sauvignon San Juan VineyardsOak: 22 months in French, no new, no one-year-old
Malolactic: 100%
Fining: None
Filtering: Polish
Residual Sugar: 0.02%
Alcohol: 13.7% by volume

Grape Source:
100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Destiny Ridge Vineyard, Horse Heaven Hills AVA
Harvest Date: September 20, 2012
Brix at Harvest: 23.6
Yeast: MT, CSM
Bottling Date: September 17, 2014
Cases Produced: 367

 

2012 Cabernet Franc

Cabernet Franc San Juan VineyardsOak: 22 months in French oak, two-year and neutral.
Malolactic: 100%
Fining: None
Filtering: Polish
Residual Sugar: 0.03%
Alcohol: 13.8% by volume

Grape Source:
94% Cabernet Franc
Alder Ridge Vineyard, Horse Heaven Hills AVA
Harvest Date: October 1, 2012
Brix at Harvest: 24.6
Yeast: D21, CSM

6% Cabernet Sauvignon
Destiny Ridge Vineyard, Horse Heaven Hills AVA
Harvest Date: September 20, 2012
Brix at Harvest: 23.6
Yeast: Melody
Bottling Date: September 17, 2014
Cases Produced: 369
Tasting Notes: Earthy and spicy on the nose carry to the palate with a nice bit of forest floor and mid-palate tannins. Pair with duck or pork.

 

2012 Red Wine San Juan Vineyards

2012 Red Wine/Mona Vino

Oak: 22 months in French, no new, no one-year-old
Malolactic: 100%
Fining: None
Filtering: Polish
Residual Sugar: 0.02%
Alcohol: 13.8% by volume

Grape Source:
60% Cabernet Sauvignon
Destiny Ridge Vineyard, Horse Heaven Hills AVA
Harvest Date: September 20, 2012
Brix at Harvest: 23.6
Yeast: MT, Melody

34% Cabernet Franc
Alder Ridge Vineyard, Horse Heaven Hills AVA
Harvest Date: October 1, 2012
Brix at Harvest: 24.6
Yeast: CSM

6% Merlot
Destiny Ridge Vineyard, Horse Heaven Hills AVA
Harvest Date: September 18, 2012
Brix at Harvest: 24.3
Yeast: RP15
Bottling Date: September 17, 2014
Cases Produced: 447