Sumptuous and complex with big forward fruit aromas of Blackberry, black cherry, raspberry, blueberry and plum accented with mineral and anise notes, toasty oak, roasted coffee, dark chocolate and a lifted note of cedar. The nose mimics the the palate with a rich and focused entry that continues to build with additional exposure to air. Structured sweet tannins will provide aging for a solid decade.
Recipe PairingsTuscan-Style Steak with Crispy Potatoes
Alexander Valley, Sonoma, North Coast, California, United States
The Carneros region in California is in both in Napa and Sonoma Counties, which is why wines from the region are simply labeled as Carneros.