2017 Classic Red Wine
This powerful, full-bodied wine is ideal for everyday celebrations. Comprised of a blend of several varietals grown in the Central Coast, this fruit-forward, voluptuous wine has a rich and plush texture, with a dark garnet color. There are violet and herbal notes on the nose, accented by spice and savoriness.
Only 475 cases made.
Blend: 50% Grenache Paso Robles Niners vineyard, 15% Syrah San Luis Obispo Edna Valley, 10% Carignan Paso Robles Contra Costa vineyard, 10% Mourvèdre Contra Costa vineyard, 10% Malbec Red Hills Paso Robles, 5% Syrah Edna Valley.
Oak regimen: 50 % new French oak for 29 months.
Residual sugar: < 0.25 grams/L.
Aging potential: 2040
92 points and Gold Medal for Best of Class Winner: 2019 Sommelier's Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition
90 points and Gold Medal in 2020 San Diego Intl Wine Competition
90 points and Gold Medal in 2020 Monterey International Wine Competition
90 Points and 1 PUFF from Connoisseur's Guild to California Wine March 2020