Varietals: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Cabernet Franc, 20% Petite Sirah.
Vineyard: Eliphante Block Vineyard, Yavapai County, AZ
A cleanly earthiness reminiscent of the violet and lavender smalls of the fur-covered skin of your pet dog as he lovingly snuggles with you. Or the dusty-sweet smell of horse hair. Pulling a black cherry/mulberry/blueberry cobbler out of the oven and pausing at the window to enjoy a brewed cup of hibiscus tea. outside, a strong flannel-shirted man chops manzanita an cedar logs for the fireplace…
A blend of Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon, with a dash of Petite Sirah. Formerly from Buhl Memorial Vineyard in the Kansas Settlement of Cochise County, AZ. (2010 and 2014) As of 2015 This dense Meritage Red is from our Eliphante block in Cornville, AZ. Rich bold Red. Our Meat Eaters go to wine. 3350 ft. elevation.
Oak: 18 months in French casks & oak puncheons