My Rating 86 Points.
Dark ruby in color with a purplish rim.
Nose of cherries, plums, blueberries, nail polish removal, vinaigrette, wood, licorice, spices, dark coffee, pencil lead, earth, vegetables and black pepper.
Medium bodied with medium acidity and nice legs.
Dry on the palate and fruity with strawberries, blueberries, plums, currants, oak, herbs, chocolates, vanilla, spices, earth, peppercorn, tobacco and cloves.
Medium finish with medium (-) tannins and tangy cherries.
This is a nice Red blend from California. Showing mild complexity, nice balance and an enjoyable mouthfeel.
Good for parties, or as a sipping wine by the porch. Needs 30 minutes to open up properly.
I paired it with a cheese plate.
13.5% alcohol by volume.