2016 MCM Spectaculuxe Syrah – Columbia Valley
We crafted this Syrah dominant blend around the magnificent fruit from three distinguished vineyards: Ranch at the End of the Road near on Red Mountain near Benton City and Arianses Vineyard and Stone Tree Vineyard on the Wahluke Slope near Mattawa. Distinct locations with climates all their own contribute to a complex flavor profile of dark fruits, spices, savory edges. Bottled 8/4/18; 150 cases produced; Alcohol 14.6%
86% Syrah (49% Ranch at the End of the Road Vineyard, 37% Arianses Vineyard)
14% Grenache (StoneTree Vineyard)
Barrels: This wine was aged 22 months Export-style barrels, 50% seasoned American oak from A&K and Canton Cooperage, the balance in seasoned French oak from Ton. de Jarnac, Ton. Doreau, and Ton. Vernou.