This is what you open for those who stay to help with the dishes after most of your guests have left. This is the wine for secret gathering, grazing and long night talking. It is as if Bandol and Burgundy had a love child that was raised in the redwoods of Northern California.
Mixed berry compote with backyard herbs, beeswax, muskmelon. A multi-dimensional palate with perfect tannin, pine pitch essence, and a long spiraling finish.
68% Del Barba Old Vine Mourvedre, 28% Rosewood Old Vine Carignane, 4% AT Vineyard Zinfandel
You will want to tuck some away to see it evolve but you simply won't be able to hold it. An elixir for today, for down the road, a journey into a wonderful purple cloud.