Aromas of ripe black cherry, red plum and blackberry is complemented by whiffs of mint, tobacco and rose hips. Fruit-forward flavors of dark cherry, plum compote and spicy blackberry merge with supple tannins on the well structured finish.
(90% Merlot/10% Cabernet Franc). Fruit planted on Positas gravelly loam and clay soils at Home Ranch Vineyard was fermented in small open-top tanks with daily punch downs. The wine aged for 19 months in oak barrels (25% new).