Figure 3: Fall foliage in Napa Valley
Figure 2: 2010 Pinot Noir coming off the bottling line
Figure 1: Cash still condenser (used to determine volatile acidity) in action.
Each variant, or clone, of a grape varietal expresses nuances and subtleties in wine much as the elemental isotopes exhibit slight but critical differences in their characteristics.
Harnessing those differences and combining them under the correct conditions facilitates the creation of elegant, groundbreaking wines.
I invite you to test this hypothesis for yourself. I think you'll be pleased with the results.
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