Artwork by Carol Rae Watanabe
A Rhone style blend
Painting by Carole Rae Watanabe, detail acrylic on canvas
61% 2014 Syrah, Santa Ynez Valley; 23% 2014 Grenache, Santa Barbara County; 12% 2013 Zinfandel. Sierra Foothills and 4% 2014 Merlot, Santa Ynez Valley.
The aromas are of blueberry, black cherry and violets with toasted hazelnut, roasted meat and blue fruits on the palate. Weighty mouthfeel and rounded tannins combine for a soft finish.