True to its legendary Rhône roots, this Counoise presents rich blackstrap molasses aromas infused with white pepper dancing with ginger. Flavors of a thicket of huckleberries & dried cherries are followed by an old, soft, brushed leathery finish.
This wine is a classic old world Grenache with heady aromas of deep red roses falling into fresh bright pomegranate & strawberry – all followed by a lasting clementine essence and a smooth leathery finish.
This beautiful garnet hued blend has aromas of summer berries, pomegranate, and cranberry gathered on the nose, with a hint of violets, rose petals, and leather. Medium-bodied on the palate, the 2012 Cuvée Ivy offers bright spiced plum upfront, tamarind and graphite and is wrapped in smooth tannins.
Primitivo is an earlier ripening clone of Zinfandel. This wine is a lovely ruby color with violet tones. Aromas of brambly blackberry, bing cherry & vanilla are followed by flavors of bright red fruits along with plum & cocoa.
The 2012 Stark Red Blend is styled after California’s historic Italian immigrant field blends. Based on spicy Grenache and fruit driven Zinfandel, a touch of old vine Carignane adds depth and structure.
The 2012 Viognier has aromas of honey and light stone fruits, such as apricot and peach. The flavors of apricot continue on the palate balanced with a clean minerality. This wine is full-bodied with a balanced acidity.
The 2013 White Blend has aromas of honey, pears and stone fruits. The aromas continue on the palate along with a clean minerality. This wine is medium/full-bodied with balanced acidity.