(From 2012 Vintage) Cashmere is a very flavorful, smooth wine offering big cherry, raspberry and chocolate notes with hints of cracked black pepper and plum.
63% Grenache, 22% Syrah and 15% Mourvèdre Massoni and Big Break Vineyards in Oakley provide the Grenache for this blend. Careful attention to the vigorous Massoni Vineyard involves cluster thinning and leaf pulling. This increases the fruit concentration. Big Break Grenache is harvested from older lower yielding dry-farmed vines providing intense cherry flavors. Syrah comes from our cool climate, fog-laden Sonoma Coast vineyards. These grapes offer concentrated blueberry flavors and dark pepper....