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Bonny Doon Vineyard Le Cigare Volant Central Coast
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Wine Description

(From 2009 Vintage) Successful indeed, silky ripe Grenache textures and aromatics of the Rhone. Great drive and stamina through the finish. Solid.

Winemaker's Notes

A little bit of a stylistic departure for Bonny Doon. Since I have been hanging out with Patrick Ducournau, I have learned the mantra: "I will fear no tannin." Cigare has always been fruit-driven (in the Australian parlance) and usually has had the soft, plush texture of the upholstery one finds in a vintage Citroën. We have upped the ante and given the wine a little more grip, more conjones, if you will. I think that in doing so, we have enchanced this Cigares ability to age. Varietal compositio...

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