Syrah (64%) takes the lead on this wine, which is topped off with Mourvèdre (24%) and Grenache. It offers brooding aromas of thistle, herb, black pepper and dark fruit. The palate is fresh and flavorful, with a pleasing fruit-forward appeal.
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