Powerful layers of clove, graham cracker, cinnamon, and boysenberry.
This big boy has solid tannins and has a very concentrated texture to the mouthfeel. This wine seems to linger for several minutes and continues to improve in the glass for several hours. Decant 2 hours.
Vines grow on extremely steep chalky limestone soils of this vineyard.
Fermented in 1.5 ton open top fermenters.
16 months in French oak barrels 30% new
The extremely steep chalky limestone soils of this vineyard provides this Syrah with very rich color.