OC Wine Competition 2021 ~ Gold, 91 points
San Benito AVA
18 months 25% new American oak
Extremely Dark in the Glass. Black cherry and strong cassis on the nose. Rich flavors of cassis cream and espresso that are suspended by thick tannins and good acidity.
Fermented in small open top fermentors using native yeast and only punch downs 2-3 times daily. 90 cased produced.
Food Pairing Notes
Pair with Chocolate, Sea Salt, Lavender Crostini