Aromas of blackberry, forest floor an barrel spice with notes of white pepper and cherries.
The valet is expressive, with defined tannins that carry this wine through a smooth finish.
Pepper Bridge, Yellow Bird, Seven Hills, Windrow, and Cut Bank Estate Vineyards from Walla Walla Valley. With famed Columbia Valley vineyards Weinbau and Bacchus.
Open top 1.5-ton stainless steel bins. The cap was punched down four times a day with select pump-overs.
18 months in 25% new French oak, 7% Eastern European oak, and 2% American oak barrels