75% Cabernet Franc, 17% Petit Sirah, 8% Merlot. Deep purple color. Aromas of violets, earth, blueberry, raspberry, light herbal, black cherry, cassis, and spice. Continuing on the palate with red cherry, red plum, pepperiness. Subtle hints of fresh tobacco, dried herbs, vanilla, and coconut cream. This is a dry wine with medium plus acidity and medium, fine grained tannins. Elegant body, balance held between medium plus flavor concentration, gentle tannins, and medium plus finish.
Food Pairing: Grilled meats, pizza, roasted vegetable, and hearty stews