2016 Kentucky Derby® Limited Release Red Wine Blend
This opulent red blend showcases juicy Washington fruit character with aromas of blackberries and plums with subtle hints of chocolate and pepper. Flavors of dark berries and cocoa, supported by plush tannins, give way to a long-lasting, persistent finish
Grilled burgers with blue cheese, pizza with marinara sauce, Italian cured meats, country ham and biscuits
Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Malbec
Barrel aging took place in mostly neutral French and American oak for nearly 2 years to soften the wine.
Each varietal in the blend were fermented and aged separately with blending occurring just weeks before bottling.