Raspberries and tart cranberries.
Molasses with a hint of umami and cinnamon, dark cherries, a hint of smoked cedar. Finish is elegant, light with a touch of oak. Tart, fresh, lifted aromas through palate, nice entry with a resinous finish.
Monument Tree Estate Vineyard, Ferrington Vineyard
August 13 – September 9, 2015
14 months; 11 months sur lies. 100% French Oak; 33% New. Given proper cellaring, this wine will give drinking pleasure through 2027.
Rich paella with andouille sausage and mussels, black trumpet risotto with freshly shaved parmesan.