This exceptional trio—a three-year vertical of FOCUS—is for the true wine aficionado. For these vintages, we selected the best of the best syrah fruit of the vintage and released only a few hundred cases of this remarkable wine that showcases our ability to craft exceptional wines in a variety of styles.
Bright with a dark ruby/purple core with black secondary hue and lighter at the rim with slow forming, moderately stained tears on the glass.
Aromatic with rich ripe black cherry and boysenberry jam fruit with oak, vanilla, cracked pepper, smoke with herbal and leather notes.
Full-bodied, rounded and luxuriant with berry jam and cherry fruit, baking spice and oak on the entry. The mid-palate has sustained fruit with complex savory elements of cracked pepper, dried herbs, leather, smoke and mouth filling tannins that meet and balance the wine’s massive fruit core through a long, fresh finish with sustained fruit, sweet spice.
Bright with dark purple/ruby core and only slightly lighter toward the rim with slow forming moderately stained tears on the glass.
Aromatic with ripe black berry, barrel spice and savory cracked pepper, dried herbs, smoky oak with leather and subtle meaty notes.
Full-bodied, with black berry fruit, red cherry accents, and vanilla on entry, with a markedly savory mid-palate with dried herbs, cracked pepper, leather, smoky oak, and mouth filling, chewy tannins through a long, fresh finish showing lingering black and red fruit, sweet and savory spice with oak and some meaty notes.
Bright with a dark purple/ruby core showing black secondary color getting lighter toward the rim, with a violet hue and lightly stained tears showing on the glass.
Aromatic and complex with red mulberry, ripe blackberry, baking spice, new leather, sage, rose petal, and oak.
Medium to full-bodied with full, ripe fruit character on entry, including blackberry, elderberry, and red plum. The midpalate features floral notes of fresh rose petal and violet, joined by savory elements of wild sage, leather, and toasted spice. A moderately long finish follows with ripe fruit with oak and spice, framed by moderate, fine tannins.