A collaboration between importer Kermit Lynch and wine maker Jean-Francois Pasturel. This Southern Rhone blend is comprised of mostly Grenache and Syrah and finished with Cinsault and Carignan. Aging in cement cuves creates a structured, fresh wine with good acidity. Pop-n-pour tasty. A great party wine!
A natural wine making approach is followed with minimal intervention. Native / natural yeasts are used and the wine is bottled unfiltered.
90 POINTS, Wine Spectator. SMART BUY. "A zesty red, with personality to spare, offering notes of licorice, blackberry, smoky pepper and grilled herbs. A blend of mostly Zinfandel, followed by Petite Sirah, Syrah and mixed Italian blacks."
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