The first thing you'll notice is the enticing "dusty" nose. Taste it and the lush currant flavors flood the palate, tossing off bits of licorice and vanilla. The classic Alexander Valley tannins make their entrance and then retreat without weighing you down.

 

 

This special selection was grown in one of Alexander Valley's most infamous vineyards - Belle Terre. Why infamous? Belle Terre contributed many of the grapes that went into one of the winners of the "Judgement of Paris" tasting of 1976.