Westside Paso Robles
Pipestone, Derby Westside
22 months in 100% second year French oak.
Sophisticated and refined, the 2008 pickpocket is Curt’s complex and layered expression of Grenache. A classic, elegant nose of caraway, blood orange, vanilla and sandalwood reveal an earthen, structured palate of boysenberry, beets, fresh dirt and rose petals that seamlessly leads to a lengthy focused finish.
100% Grenache (Clones: Grenache Noir, Alban, MRC1). 25% stem inclusion.
185 cases made.
Decant for 1-2 hours. Aging potential is 6-7 years.