Merkin Vineyards Chupacabra 2014

A descendant of Northern Italian winemakers and founder of the alternative rock group Tool, Maynard Keenan is the owner and winemaker of Caduceus Cellars and Merkin Vineyards. The winery is located in Verde Valley of Arizona. Merkin Vineyards currently owns four different blocks all sitting above 4200 feet, the west block is limestone-chalky sedimentary rock. The east, north and south blocks consist of calcareous substrate covered with fine river sediment. [+]