Westside Paso Robles
21 months in French oak: 29% new, 71% neutral
1.5 ton open top fermentors with 33% whole cluster fruit
The vibrant bazaar lures you in with scents of bing cherries, sandalwood, black currant preserves and suede. You walk along the wet stone path and find yourself deeper in the swirl of shoppers and vendors. An old woman is selling hibiscus tea and rose water. The next cart swells with juniper berries and fresh cut watermelon. You discreetly swipe a piece and move on through the lively affair.
100% Derby Vineyard
Serving Recommendation: Decant for two hours. Serve slightly below room temperature. Aging Potential: 8-10 years