87pointsCline 2010 Ancient Vines Carignane (Contra Costa County)

Intensely fruity—think boysenberry and blackberry jam—this old Carignane is also leathery tough with black pepper spice that's very savory amid the berry and cherry and bosomy tannins. Cline is among the few wineries in California to have access to these ancient Carignane vines and the winery does a nice job showing the variety's classic colors. Virginie Boone

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  • Alcohol
    15%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    4/1/2012
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