Strawberry and cranberry notes on the nose lead to a fresh floral aromas. The strawberry fruit follow on the palate. The wine had weight without being heavy. Notes of leechy nuts and minerals with a crisp long finish. Classic Rose for Spring time drinking. Soft pale color like a beautiful pink rose. This blend of Cabernet, Syrah and Grenache is crisp floral and pretty notes of strawberry and cherries. Soft spices and floral notes round out the nose. It is fresh and refreshing on the palate. Nice soft lingering finish.
Located in Southern Napa this cool site in what is usually a warm area produces beautiful Syrah. A combination of Durrell, Estrella River and Syrah Noir makes up the clonal selection. Dark purple in color is a characteristic of this vineyard. Blueberry, blackcurrant and plum fruit almost seem to jump from the glass. Notes of roses, lavender, olive and spice are beautifully intertwined with the fruit. A deep long finish that lingers. Classic Napa Valley Syrah enjoy with lamb and grilled meats. Will age 5 to 7 years. 90 cases produced.