Rhone Lovers 4-Pack
Blending the best varietals from the Rhone valley (from our perspective) with the California sun and Pacific coast breeze is sure to delight the Rhone lover in your life! This four-pack offering includes 2 bottles of our 2018 'Catie's Corner' Viognier and 2 bottles of our 2017 'Phoenix Ranch' Syrah.
2018 'Catie's Corner' Viognier
Barrel fermented in neutral French oak and aged for 16 months sur lees. Golden honey in color. Nose is all Giddyyyuup! Big, ripe aromas of pear, quince, apricots and orange licorice. Background notes of honeysuckle, citrus rind & paper whites. Ripe, delicious flavors of Japanese pears, apricot, golden apple and peach liquor. Finishes long and bright with hints of lychee, liquid minerals, citrus and a touch of taragon.
+ 2017 'Phoenix Ranch' Syrah
Stainless steel fermented, aged for 28 months sur lees in neutral French oak barrels. Dark purple in color. Freakishly expressive nose of white pepper and olive tapenade, massive amounts of cassis & spicy bacon fat. Secondary aromas of violets & blackberry cobbler, and vanilla. Intense flavors of cassis, peppery bacon and ripe plum. Finishes so dang long with chalky tannins, baker’s chocolate, tobacco and lively acidity.