Aromas of blueberry liqueur, sweet tobacco, mocha and bramble on the nose strike a great balance of savory & fruit driven notes. On the palate, the wine is all texture – silky tannins, heady perfume of dried purple flowers and concentrated plum.
Appellation: Columbia Valley, WA
Vineyard Composition: Vista Vineyard, River Ridge Vineyard, Olsen Vineyard, Weinbau Vineyard
Varietal Composition: 87% Merlot, 11% Petite Sirah, 2% Syrah
Winemaking: 16 months in French oak, 10% new
Wine Maker: Kyle Johnson