Our 2018 Elevage tells the tale of this magnificent vintage which gifted us with wines of power and grace, balance and beguiling beauty. Round and deeply textured with firmly structured tannins and a long, balanced finish.
18 months in 100% new French Oak barrels
Stainless steel tank with variable extended skin contact from 30-40 days
Rich fruit aromas of huckleberry, Bing cherry and black currant. Undertones of mint, mocha and vanilla and violets.
Aromas of blackberry, cocoa powder with hints of mint, clove and espresso. Ripe and intense with ﬂavors blackberry, mocha and a hint of vanilla. Medium-bodied with super silky tannins, and a nice long ﬁnish with some bright acidity in the end.