An appealing, Bordeaux-inspired blend, with a dash of Syrah. Offers crushed rock, loamy earth, asphalt and dried berry, ending with tannins that cast a cedary edge. Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Cabernet Franc, Syrah and Petit Verdot. Drink now through 2017. 2,903 cases made.
87 points, Wine Spectator (2012)
Dry and firm in tannins, this has upfront blackberry, cherry, oak and spice flavors. It’s a Cabernet Sauvignon-based Bordeaux blend with some Syrah, which brings a smoked meat taste.
87 points, Wine Enthusiast (Nov 2012)