This new label, produced by Willamette Valley Vineyards, honors founder Jim Bernau's father. An equal mix of Grenache, Tempranillo and Syrah, it opens with a toasty nose and pretty raspberry fruit. The blend works well, effectively matching the three grapes with none dominating. Paul Gregutt
Bottle Size750 ml
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