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2021 Cuvée Jean

2021 Cuvée Jean

2021 Cuvée Jean

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97% Syrah, 3% Viognier
Bien Nacido Vineyards from the famed blocks Z and X
40% new French oak, 40% once used oak for 21 months

Named after Guillaume & Solene's son born in 2012. It comes from a cooler area in Santa Maria Valley to make this wine a little more like France's cool climate Syrah and inspired by Cote Rôtie. Similar to the Hommage à nos Pairs it was also co-fermented with Viognier, fermented with stem, the texture of this wine is outstanding that will age for more than a decade. This wine displays a brightness with broader tannins and much more pepper spices.

Serve at 58°F- 60°F | Drink 2023 - 2043 | Decant 6 - 8 hours