Herman Story On The Road Grenache 2015 (750ml)

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Varietal: 100% Grenache Appellation: California Vineyards: Spanish Springs, Murmur, Chelle Mountain, Shadow Canyon, Luna Matta Production: 629 cases made Oak: 65% New French Oak Time in Barrel: 24 months Vinification: 35% whole cluster fermentation Alcohol: 15.4% Cellar potential: Now through 6-8 years Release date: September 16, 2017 NOTES It takes 4 hours to drive from Chelle Mountain to Santa Barbara Highlands, a drive Russell From knows very well. On the Road derives its name from the immense distance between his best Grenache vineyards and the 10,000 miles his truck endures during harvest. 35% whole cluster fermentation adds structure and length to the finish. 2011 vintage garnered a spot on Wine Spectator’s Top 100. TASTING NOTES Dark wood paneling? Check. Red velvet lighting? Check. Tasteful taxidermy? Check. You’ve pulled all the stops, it’s a wild boar dinner at the Tornado Club: hewn pine, char crust, fresh-pitted-cherry pie, calf leather boots, a dozen red roses, homemade vanilla bean ice cream, marzipan, peaberry coffee, and the hope that it is indeed her birthday and not your ex’s...