Smoky tannins with notes of graphite, blueberry, blackberry, mulberry
Three generations of the Newsom family farm grapes for Bending Branch Winery on their land near Plains, Texas. Their fruit is consistently among the very best in Texas. 3,700 ft elevation with sandy, red clay loam soils over caliche limestone.
74% Flash Détente, 26% traditional whole berry maceration
Food Pairing Notes
Leg of lamb, veal chop with Roquefort butter sauce, osso buco, pasta with red sauce