Sine Qua Non
Le Chemin Vers L'Heresie Grenache
予想される飲み頃：2017 - 2032
The 2015 Grenache Le Chemin Vers L'Heresie is a blend of 75% Grenache, 13% Mourv?dre, 8% Touriga Nacional and 4% Petite Sirah, coming 35% from The Third Twin (Estate) Vineyard, 9% from Bien Nacido Vineyard, 28% from the Cumulus (Estate) Vineyard, 26% from the Eleven Confessions (Estate) Vineyard and 2% from Molly Aida (Estate) Vineyard. It was produced using 44% whole cluster and aged for around 22 months in French oak, 11% new (bottled August 21, 2017). It has a deep garnet-purple color and fragrant nose of violets, kirsch, blueberry compote and dark chocolate with hints of lavender, smoky bacon, Provence herbs and menthol. Full-bodied, rich, concentrated and bold, the wines bursts with energy, superbly framed by velvety tannins and seamless freshness, finishing with lingering saut?ed herbs and black pepper notions. 1,204 cases of 750 milliliter bottles and 600 magnum bottles were made.
(30th Sep 2017,Interim End of September 2017, The Wine Advocate)