This wine has a lovely tannin structure and a juicy mouthfeel. Aromas of tart black cherry, red plum, fig, thyme, tomato, and leather followed by flavors of minerality, tobacco, strawberry, thyme, black truffle, and dried rose petal.
Skiing is a treasured pastime for my family. My dad and his friend Craig were the ultimate ski buddies. At the top of the mountain, Craig would shout, “Is you ready Ski King?!” My dad would holler, “Let it happ’n Cap’n!” Then we would launch down the mountain.
The Alexander Valley terroir boasts aromas of chocolate-covered espresso beans, cola, cinnamon, graham cracker, and blueberries followed by structured tannins and notes of blackberry, dusty cocoa, marshmallow, cherry, plum and a lengthy finish.
Aromas of black pepper, violet, black tea, pipe tobacco, graham cracker, cacao, raspberry, and herbs jump to the top of the glass followed by notes of black cherry, plum, rose petal, anise and cardamom.
LOW INVENTORY! Aromas of dark chocolate, black tea, allspice, blueberry, and blackberry give way to flavors of boysenberry, and black pepper. This wine is big and tightly wound with a firm tannin structure, which gives this wine great aging potential. This wine could lay down for 10 years with no problem.
Warning; Drinking distilled spirits, beer, coolers, wine and other alcoholic beverages may increase cancer risk, and,
during pregnancy, can cause birth defects. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/alcohol.