Multiple picks October 2018
16 months in 90% French and 10% American oak barrels
March 12, 2020
Black fruits, licorice and sweet tobacco on the nose, while raspberry, cherry fruit, roasted herbs and pepper follow on the palate.
Corcelettes Estate Vineyard, Upper Bench, Keremeos “Stemwinder”- alluvial deposit & “Similkameen” gravelly sandy loam. Gnarly and extremely coarse soils eroded from steep mountain walls. Situated on the higher, south facing regions of the valley providing an extended growing season. Dry, windswept and extreme daytime heats. Exposed rock faces ‘sink’ and radiate heat well into the night. Vineyard rows are North/South orientation, VSP trellis system.
Food Pairing Notes
Pair with anything Lamb (think chops, meatballs, or ragu), lasagna, and even turkey sandwiches are great with this wine!
540 cases crafted.
(Jul 22, 2020 at 9:05 AM)
Full bodied rich and delicious.