Wine Name: In Accordance, 2nd Bottling
Alcohol Content: 14.14%
Blend: 35% Tempranillo 35%Barbera 10% Zinfandel 10%Pinotage 10% Alicante Bouschet
Description: As is appropriate, Alicante Bouschet bestows ripe fruit and caramel aromas. Smooth, balanced tannin and acidity let flavors of dark berries and bramble. Less conformity, more harmony.
Winemaker’s Notes: Alicante Bouschet is a teinturier, a grape whose flesh and juice are red. enhancing this wine’s color wasn’t the reason for the addition.On its own, there are no real stand out distinctions and is often coarse, but in this flavorful, savory red blend it brings complexity and depth.
Pairings: Meaty lasagna or tapas menu of grilled vegetables and cured meats and aged sheep’s milk cheeses.