A Gift of Opulence
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Includes one bottle each of:
2015 IL Mostro Red Wine
Aromas of anise, mocha, cocoa powder, allspice and white chocolate fill the glass while delicious, ripe flavors of raspberry and boysenberry intertwine with cracked pepper and currant. This medium-bodied wine has smooth integrated tannins, is very well balanced and showcases an overall savoriness with its distinctive, lingering spice on the finish.
2015 Cabernet Sauvignon
Our estate vineyard is planted on gravelly-to-clay loam soils using low-vigor (101-14) rootstock, on high density, 4’ x 6’ vine spacing. The Cabernet Sauvignon grapes are planted in three distinct vineyard blocks: Tyson’s block is planted entirely to clone #337, a highly regarded Bordeaux clone (small dense berries with great complexities); Marleigh’s block is planted to clone #4 (strong flavor intensity and spice); and our Mud’s Kitchen block is planted to Clone #7 (intense fruit character).
Aromas of black-currant, blackberry, milk chocolate, cocoa powder, mocha, lavender, forest floor and cinnamon fill the glass. The palate displays dark fruit with great concentration and loads of layers and spices. Rich and inviting with a plush mid-palate and great length, this wine is very approachable now but has the depth and power that will allow it to age gracefully for the next 10 to 15 years.