Dragonette 2009 "Seven" Santa Rita Hills --Retail 40.00 – GGWC 36.99
A blend of Syrah, Grenache & Mourvedre sourced from Seven vineyards and the hands of Seven people.
The nose features an intense red and blue fruit profile of plum, blueberry, and raspberry, along with baking and Asian spices such as star anise, cinnamon, cardamom, allspice and white pepper, floral notes of lavender and jasmine and earthy notes of forest floor, iron/clay minerality, pine and creosote. In the mouth, the wine is medium to full bodied, with succulent, juicy blueberry and blackberry flavors, dark chocolate tones and savory hints of dried and fresh meats (bacon, salami with herbs and pepper). At once dense and intense, the wine is also fresh, pure, seamless and velvety as ripe, silky tannins and finely detailed acidity provide a long satisfying finish.t and wood spiced tannins, promising a long life ahead in the bottle.