Sweet floral bouquet of violets and perfume are joined by spicy white pepper aromatics. Lively blackberry fruit with a persistent red licorice finish. Medium bodied with velvety tannins and rounded structure.
Winemaker’s Notes: Short barrel maturation of 7 to 17 months in 2nd used and new barrels. 15% American: 85% French oak.
Grapes: 98% Syrah (Saddle Ridge, Oliver) and 2% Viognier (Blind Creek, Keremeos)