Riesling 70%, Merlot 5%, Mourtaou 25%
The third release of Soul Love, our “glou glou” is a tribute to David Bowie and the ideal picnic wine. A blend of three varieties including skin-contact Riesling, Mourtaou and Merlot. Light red color with magenta hues.
Aromas of tropical flowers, guava, marionberry with hawaiian punch flavors followed by grippy tannins.
Kristie Tacey, winemaker and founder of Tessier Winery, is a scientist turned winemaker. A former published research scientist who studied protein pathways, she moved to the San Francisco Bay Area from her native Michigan to pursue a career in biotechnology, which included working on the Human Genome Project. Kristie eventually came to realize that winemaking was her true calling and after working as operations manager and assistant winemaker at an award-winning East Bay winery, she started Tessier in 2009.