Blackbird Arise Proprietary Red Wine 2019, 375ml, Napa Valley, California

Plum, cherry, pomegranate, tobacco, forest floor, nutmeg, black pepper, blood orange zest in a very integrated yet complex nose.Good mid palate richness with blackberry jam, plum and cherry, tobacco and earthy notes, tannins are plush and rich. The wine ends with good length, finishing with crushed strawberries, plum jam and milk chocolate. 2019 Blend: 36% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 21% Cabernet Franc, 85% Syrah, 5% Petit Verdot. Vineyard location: 20+ lots from the Napa Valley mountain tops, hillsides, bench lands and valley floor vineyards. Barrel regime: 21 months in French Oak barrels – 50% new, 50% seasoned.