Bass tones of texture, Belgian chocolate coupled with ripe huckleberry fruit, and enough tannin to know that this is a mountain wine built to age.
The 2016 vintage began with a prolific spring that brought an ample amount of rain which helped replenish the soils. A steady growing period followed and showed no major heat spikes, allowing for perfect ripening throughout the season. An early finish to harvest laid the groundwork with an even, generous crop that showed a promising future during this exceptional vintage.
20 months in 100% French oak, 98% new