Girard Winery, Napa Valley, California
The aromatics note Herbs de Provence, blackberry pie and a slight smoky note. The palate showcases rich raspberries and black fruits complemented by a layer of cocoa powder and toasted spices. This wine finishes with plum skins, cracked peppercorns and dusty cinnamon. The texture of the acidity and bright fruit create a very food friendly wine.
Old Vine Zinfandel 2009, 2013
89% Petite Sirah, 8% Zinfandel, 2% Mourvedre, 1% Grenache
An inky, dark fruit forward wine with aromas of baked cherry pie, ripe plum, marzipan, anise, and allspice; on the palate, there's a wonderful balance of integrated, firm tannins and crisp acidity with a soft, spicy lingering finish.
Petite Sirah 2009
Baking spice notes blend with hints of aged cigar box on the nose. On the palate we see blackberry and cassis, mocha powder and a touch of rich leather. The finish of this Cabernet boasts rich dark fruit and expressive tannins.
Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2009, 2013
Diamond Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Dark fruit, nutmeg, black pepper and tobacco on the nose. On the palate lie notes of candied black cherries, cinnamon and mocha, accenting the well-integrated tannins. A silky, lingering finish highlights cracked pepper, leather and warm toffee.
Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Aromas of dark blackberries, stewed figs, chocolate mousse, mint and maple syrup. This wine has a round mouthfeel with a late onset of tannins in the front of the palate. The tannins are well integrated with a finish of leather and spice box.