Delicate and balanced like a Pinot noir, with the hardiness and robust color of Cinsault. Deep intense ruby color with purple highlights. Layered aromas of raspberry, spices, red cherry, and fruitcake give way to rich complexity of flavors including raspberry, vanilla, plums, coffee.
Contains 15 liters of concentrated varietal juice, yeast and all necessary additives; Yields about 6 gallons (or 30 750 ml bottles), and ready to bottle in 6 weeks.
Serve with barbecued red meats and game dishes.
Oak Intensity: Medium