2007 "EN GEDI"
Santa Barbara County
Santa Barbara Highlands
21 months in barrel. 100% neutral French oak.
20% whole-cluster fermentation.
An unforgettably decadent wine that captures an affection for the Santa Barbara Highlands Vineyard, the En Gedi Grenache opens immediately with sensual aromas of melted milk chocolate, sassafras, vanilla blossom, and toffee. On the palate, passion fruit, plum, and fraise du bois mingle with notes of elder flower and kirsch.
100% Grenache (Alban clone)
80 cases made.
Decant 1-2 hours. Aging potential is 7-8 years.