Notes of toasted oak, rose petals and dark cherry pie filling are bursting on the nose.
The palate is BIG! Bright acidity and tart red fruits mingle with darker notes of bittersweet chocolate wrapping up a cassis berry. The finish is long with expressive tannins and a very silky mouth feel.
Vineyards: Double River Ranch
22 months in 100% French oak, 65% New, 35% Neutral
The color is a dark maroon with a slightly translucent halo at the outer edges.
Filet Mignon, Prime Rib, Strong Cheeses