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2017 Espion

Lovely dark berry, plum and spice on the nose. Firm tannins. Chocolate and berry notes predominate. Finish lingers nicely.

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Vineyard Notes

Somerset Vineyard, Sentinel Oak, Flat Creek

Production Notes

323 cases

Winemaker Notes

Petite Sirah was destemmed and sent to tank for 10 days on its skins. Once dry, the wine was pressed off, settled, and sent to barrel. The Syrah received a similar fermentation treatment but also received a 5 day cold soak prior to fermentation.

Pairings

Beef Bourguignon with Roasted Asparagus
Vintage 2017
Wine Style Red Wine
Varietal Composition 61% Syrah 39% Petite Sirah
Appellation Sierra Foothills
Barrel Aging 22 Months 65% Neutral French Oak 25% New French Oak 10% New American Oak
Alcohol % 14.7
Size 750 ml