Made from a 50-50 combination of old vine Gamay and Charbono, both grown in Calistoga, this wine opens in a nondescript way and offers a thick texture of tannin and density, becoming shyly fruity in the glass, a mix of cherry and strawberry.
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Reviews wines from California.
Contributing Editor Virginie Boone has been with Wine Enthusiast since 2010, and reviews the wines of Napa and Sonoma. Boone began her writing career with Lonely Planet travel guides, which eventually led to California-focused wine coverage. She contributes to the Santa Rosa Press Democrat
and Sonoma Magazine
, and is a regular panelist and speaker on wine topics in California and beyond.