Tasting Notes: This complex and elegant Syrah offers inviting notes of black fruit and pepper, accented by a slight smokiness and a velvety mouthfeel.
Pairing Suggestions: Smoked cheddar, barbeque, lamb, roasted duck, goat, venison or grilled steak.
Vintage Year: A long growing season with warm temperatures, normal rainfall and milder winter temperatures.
Winemaking Methods: Handpicked grapes, 100% stainless steel fermentation, malolactic fermentation, oak aged, fined, cold stabilized and filtered.
Blend: 100% Syrah
Bottling Date: 2/13/2018
Cases Produced: 879
Appellation: Lake Michigan Shore
Harvest Date: 10/20/2016
Harvest Brix: 20.9
Residual Sugar: 0%
Alcohol at Bottling: 12.9%