In the glass, this Sonoma Grenache has a dark garnet core with red brick edges and a thin pink halo….
When I give this puppy a sniff I’m hit with a face-full of eucalyptus before juicy cranberry and fresh raspberry notes jump out of my glass….
A drink starts light on on my tongue with bing cherries and cranberries ———-> When I give this little guy a chew the mid-palate opens up a bit with notes of cola and mild pipe tobacco before the ending keeps on truckin’ with cottony tannins that push forward into strawberry and raspberry black tea ending….
Here’s a lighter framed Grenache from C.R. Graybehl that has me longing for spring! This lil number is airy and fresh and I can’t help but to daydream of warmer weather, longer days, and patio dinners with the fam ———> As far as a food pairing, throw some fish or chicken over a pile of grilled veggies and thank me later….
2015 CR Graybehl “Mathis Vineyards Grenache” Sonoma CA