Medium to light-bodied Pinot Noir has aromas of Rainier cherries, dried flowers, and subtle sandalwood. The palate is well-balanced with notes of pomegranate, cranberry, and hints of orange zest and black tea on the long finish.
The 2016 Foley Johnson Handmade Rutherford Cab Sauv opens with aromas of vanilla, tobacco, black currant and anise which leads to complex flavors of dark cherry and blackberry, complemented by hints of cocoa, graphite and savory herbs.
Exhibits the style and essence of this distinct region- rich, dark berry flavors, supple tannin, and complexity. Aromas of blackberry pie, wet stone, and dried fruit. Velvety tannin and an exceptional structure support notes of dark berries, with spearmint and graphite.
This 2016 Altvs is a delicious bottle of wine. Compared with Merus, it is more classically Cabernet Sauvignon, not as opulent but with great length and ageability. Buy several cases and drink them over the next 20 to 30 years.
Nose of black currant, plum, anise and violet. Refined and polished tannins provide amazing structure and depth complementing flavors of dark plum, black currant, blackberry, savory leather and dark chocolate.
Opens with warm aromatics of sweet roasted coffee and fresh red plum. The palate is bold and expressive with cranberry, rhubarb and red plum accented by a bright acidity. Hints of spicy tea and pepper linger on the finish.
Earthy aromas of forest floor and notes of strawberries, pomegranate orange blossoms and cloves. The palate is firm, accented with dark plum and cranberries finishing with just a hint of hibiscus tea, rhubarb pie and sandalwood.