Grippy tannins like a black tea bag in your mouth. Highlighted with dark chocolate and smoke flavors. Hints of oregano, clove-spice, and cherries. It is like drinking Christmas
Sams Valley Vineyard
Our Small acreage of Sangiovese continues to be a crowd Favorite. This block was planted next to the large hay barn. We are pretty sure that reflection of the two-story silver barn is what causes this block to be the first to show signs of bud swell in the spring. It has its own little greenhouse effect. This helps the varietal grow to beautiful ripeness and balance.
steaks, roasted game birds (or wild boar), rich chicken or mushroom dishes or anything with tomato sauce.
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