2018 SHEPHERD Syrah, Double Gold Medal, 2022 McMinnville Wine & Food Classic
Double Gold Medal, 2022 McMinnville Wine & Food Classic
Full bodied with notes of huckleberry, cherry, eucalyptus and a kiss of cinnamon. Fruit sourced from LIVE-certified and Salmon-Safe Steelhead Run Vineyard in the beautiful Applegate Valley, southern Oregon. Naturally made with indigenous yeast and natural malolactic fermentation. Unfiltered and unfined. Aged 22 months on the lees in new and neutral French Oak barrels. Best decanted for 60+ minutes and served at 60-68°.
78 cases produced.