SHEPHERD 2016 Syrah
Silver Medal, 2020 Oregon Wine Experience
Big-bodied with notes of anise, black cherry, plum sauce, smoke and a hint of thyme. Naturally made with indigenous yeast and natural malolactic fermentation. Unfiltered and unfined. Aged 22 months in new and neutral French Oak barrels. Fruit sourced from LIVE-certified and Salmon-Safe Steelhead Run Vineyard in the Applegate Valley, southern Oregon. Best decanted for 60+ minutes and served at 60-68°.
95 cases produced.