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Boathouse Red Bottle 2016

$25.00 per Bottle
 
Vintage 2016
Wine Style Medium Red Wine
Varietal Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Syrah
Varietal Composition 45% Cabernet Franc 45% Merlot 10% Syrah
Appellation Leelanau Peninsula
Harvest Date October 10 and 11, 2016
PH Harvest PH 3.2 - 3.4
Barrel Aging 9 months in French Oak Barrels
Bottling Date September 29, 2017
Alcohol % 12.0%
Size 750 ml

Tasting Notes

Medium bodied blend with a blackberry aroma and flavors of blackberry, plum and black cherry. Great lingering finish.

Vineyard Designation

Amore Road Vineyard

Vineyard Notes

Hand harvested.

Production Notes

291 cases bottled on September 29, 2017

Food Pairings

Pairs well with steaks (beef tenderloin), pork and chicken dishes. Will pair best with medium-flavored (not sharp and not too light) cheeses including Istara, Alpine cow's milk cheeses like Beaufort and Aged Asiago.

Ratings

89 - Wine Enthusiast

Medals

Gold Medal - 2017 Michigan Wines Competition Silver Medal - 2019 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition