Syrah, Fuego Y Mar, Keplinger
This 100% Syrah comes from a vineyard is in Occidental, not far from the Pacific Ocean, with two distinct soils – old seafloor and Sobrante volcanic – hence the wine’s name. This Sonoma Syrah is a dark, rich and dense with incredible silkiness on the palate. Aged in Burgundian barrels with with no racking, fining or filtration before bottling. The nose unravels to reveal gorgeous juicy boysenberry, oil-cured black olives, violets, black peppercorn, bittersweet chocolate. The palate is insanely silky, plush, and seamless, with a seemingly endless finish. This wine will easily cellar for 10-15 years or more. 100 cases produced. Check out Keplinger for a range of Rhone wines from Napa & Sonoma.