Robert Ramsay Cellars 2012 La Previa Red Wine, Snipes Mountain, $35

By on November 4, 2016

robert-ramsay-cellars-la-previa-red-wine-2012-bottleThere’s no such thing as a “Super Rhône” blend, but Bob Harris’ Woodinville brand has developed an incredibly delicious Priorat-inspired blend from Upland Vineyard of Grenache (50%) and Counoise (25%) with a healthy contribution of Cabernet Sauvignon (25%) that broadens out the palate. Wide-ranging fruity aromas of cordial cherry, red currant and cranberry are joined by white pepper, wet concrete and hints of cigar box. It’s supremely balanced with those same bright and juicy red fruit tones, soft tannins, lingering acidity and finishing touches of orange zest and black pepper.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 100 cases

Alcohol: 14.5%

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