2009 Arroyo Seco Monterey County Syrah Grenache Mourvedre
Gold Medal: 2011 Long Beach Grand Cru; Flavors of cocoa, pure black fruit and silken tannins.
Lot 251 boasts sweet red fruit overlayed with graphite, espresso, and blackberry. Fresh, dense, rich and elegant, It's a superb take on Rhone blending done California style. This wine plays great acidity off of sweet fruit for a rich yet playful blend.
Style: Full, Bold
Flavors: Blackberry, Espresso, Graphite