2015 BALLARD CANYON SYRAH, RESERVE

Vineyard: 100% Stolpman
Varieties: Syrah
AVA: Santa Ynez Valley
Alcohol: 13.83%
pH: 3.78
Winemaking: 100% destemmed
Élevage: 11 months in French barrique, 33% new
Bottling Date: September 9, 2016
Release Date: September 12, 2017

Aromas of briar and bramble, followed by a palate of wild mountain berries. Light accents of baking spice, Italian herbs, and faintly meaty notes bring complexity and depth. Long finish with persistent and palate cleansing tannins.