Paderewski and Catapult Vineyards, Willow Creek District, Paso Robles
47% Grenache, 34% Mourvèdre, 19% Syrah
Notes from Jordan: “Grenache and Mourvèdre are playing seamlessly together (with Syrah adding a bit of moral support) as they sing our in-balanced chorus in this southern-Rhône inspired beauty. Sense the balance between concrete and barrel aging in the wine’s rock-licking minerality, gorgeous fresh berry and citrus fruits, and fine tannin.”… Read full tasting note here.
What critics think of her: Wine Advocate 97+, Jeb Dunnuck 97, Vinous 96, Wine Spectator 94
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