Pastoral Rouge 2016
Northern Coast, CA
35% Grenache, 33% Syrah, 17% Carignan, 15% Mourvèdre
Our newest release of our Pastoral Rouge Grenache blend - Burgundy meets the Rhone in our flagship blend, which William calls an “anti Châteauneuf-du-Pape.” This red blend is one of our longest bottle aged, giving the wine extra time to harmonize. Traditionally a ‘GSM’ this vintage has 17% Carignan, as well, adding a juicy note.35% Grenache, 33% Syrah, 17 % Carignan, 15% Mourvèdre. 70% whole cluster, 15 months in neutral barrel. 150 cases crafted. 12.9% alc.