Roth Estate, Healdsburg, California.
Sonoma County Alexander Valley.
Decant for 60 minutes.
Medium-Deep ruby in color.
Still appears youthful in the glass.
Pronounced nose of blueberry jam, black cherry, blackcurrant, mocha, nutmeg, hot cocoa, and vanilla.
Red Blend: 25% Syrah, 18% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Malbec, 8% Zinfandel, 8% Petit Verdot, 15% Merlot, and 10% Petite Sirah.
Medium-full body, medium tannins, medium-light acidity, and medium-high alcohol.
Solid intensity with youthful fruitiness showing beautiful cascading legs.
Pronounced layered flavors of blackberry, blueberry, black cherry, blackcurrant, boysenberry, chocolate, and mocha…
…with a long lingering luscious finish of black licorice, spice, and pipe tobacco.
This bottle is a great example of exactly why we enjoy wine!
An excellent red blend from Sonoma.
Jen-Nis Wine Marketing score of 94 points.
Has developed nicely in the bottle.
Expect to cellar well for many years to come.