Cherry Red
V. 2016

Cherry Red

52% Zinfandel, 14% Graciano, 23% Syrah, 11% Carignan

The old vine, dry-farmed Cherry Vineyard provides the bright fruit for this time-honored LC blend. Since his days in college, Matt has used fruit from this vineyard to craft a wine that is a love letter to a property that is an integral part of Linne Calodo's history. Yielding between ½ to 1 ton per acre, these grapes pack the concentrated flavors of cherries, raspberries, blueberries, and the liqueurs that inherently follow. Being a blendster I throw in a bit of mourvèdre and syrah to round out the flavor profile.

$82.00

“Handed the keys to the family Cadillac, I named her Cherry Red.”

Vintage:
2016
Blend:
52% Zinfandel, 14% Graciano, 23% Syrah, 11% Carignan
Appellation:
Willow Creek District, Paso Robles
Alcohol:
15.4%
Aging:
Aged in new and neutral American Oak puncheons
Case Production:
350 cases

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