THE C.R. SANDIDGE WINES
Stone Tree Vineyard exhibits full and luscious ripeness with this vintage and fermented hot at 80F+ allowing lots of great color extraction and phenolics. It’s ABV is high at 14.7% with a pH 3.58, sugar 2g/L, it will become more integrated and balanced as time allows to cellar 7-9 years.
- 46% Can Franc
- 38% Merlot
- 16% Malbec
This is an amazingly complex yet youthful wine. Its appearance is a clear, medium intensity purple ruby with long willowy legs that fall from the lip of the glass. The dark red primary fruit characteristics of Malbec display Lapin cherry and blackberry. From the Merlot, dusty bramble of mountain roses meets sage and heady violets of the aromatic Cab Franc. Pair this wine with Ray’s Tomato, Mushroom, Caramelized Onion Galette.