100% Carignan. Medium ruby color. Splendid aromatics white tropical florals on the top, raspberry, red currant, blood orang, and bay leaf. Lighter notes of spice, vanilla, and earthy tones. Elegant and complex palate with red cherry, plum, black currants, blueberry, tobacco, chocolate, oak-toast, smoke, black pepper, licorice, and cinnamon. Round medium plus acidity, medium alcohol, medium, gentle tannins. medium plus flavor intensity. Medium finish with lingering accents of chalky minerality and toasty spice.
Food Pairing: roast lamb or pork, grilled meat, seasoned aromatic herbs and licorice.
3.8/5 #44 for Wine Spectator Top 100 list 2023 Certified Sustainable