A lively bouquet of blueberries introduces this Syrah to your senses. The classic flavors of The Rocks District come through with hints of olives and a meaty punch of mushrooms followed by just a breath of moss. Strong acids elevetate this wine on the palate to create a deep, earthy Syrah with just the slightest touches of blueberries.
The Rocks District is covered in old river rocks from the river that was once at home in this valley. The vines are planted on rocks with very little soil, which creates perfect drainage and creates the distinct mineral flavors that The Rocks District has become known for.
2013 was an interesting year for winemakers in Washington State. A deep coolling hit during harvest along with unseasonable rains. Vineyard managers had to make tough decisions as rains continued to show up at prime harvest days..