Grenache (56%) is out front on this blend, which also contains 29% Syrah and 15% Mourvèdre. Somewhat light in color, the aromas pop with notes of orange peel, black pepper and huckleberry. There's a lovely sense of elegance on the palate, which is seamless straight through the warm finish.
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