The valley the vineyard is situated and sees considerable fog, ripens slowly in the cool climate, creating a classic Northern Rhone style Syrah, perhaps one of our best yet. The color is a pretty, bright garnet, with classic Northern Rhone notes of dried herbs, thyme, cured meat, black olive.
Hard Cheese, Grilled Meats, Roast Lamb, Duck
Blueberry, Cured Meat, Dried Herb, Thyme, Olive
We are delighted for our premier offer of a small Syrah vineyard in Glen Ellen area of Sonoma Valley. This 1/2 acre is hand and organically farmed by the Knight family, and hand picked by us!
Small lot, only 2 barrels 50 cases!
Chaparral, an ecosystem unique to 5 acres in the world, is characterized by drought-hardy shrubs, a Mediterranean climate and an unmistakable scent. Sonoma Valley is one of these wilderness communities and home to this vineyard.
9 months in neutral French oak
via Two Shepherds and Vinebase only