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2005 Veraison Synchrony, Stagecoach Vineyard

Inky with black/garnet hues; Cassis, licorice, green olive and wild sage aromas are blanketed with dusty earth and cedary oak. A dense, sweet fruit center attacks the palate, ripe fruit flavors of blueberries, sweet raspberries and black cherry. The tannins frame the mouth perfectly, fine and dusty.

Harvested: October 21 - November 1, 2005
Blend: 56% Cabernet Franc, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon 2% Merlot and 2% Malbec
Fermentation: Average 3 days cold soak and 26 days on skin
Cooperage: French Oak–Taransaud & Bossuet
Barrel Aging: 18 months–85% new oak
Release Date: November 1, 2009
Vineyard: Stagecoach Block(s): D5, E1, L1, L3, D6 and D4
Soil: Insanely rocky
Exposure: South–southwest
Elevation: 1,500- 1,650 ft above sea level
Production: 714 cases
Rating: Double Gold Medal, American Fine Wine Competition

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AMERICAN FINE WINE COMPETITION - Double Gold Medal for 2005 Veraison Synchrony

2005 Veraison Synchrony won a Double Gold Medal at the 2010 American Fine Wine Competition, held January 17-18, 2010 at the Lincoln Culinary Institute in West Palm Beach, FL. 2005 Veraison Synchrony was awarded in the category of "Meritage Style Blend."

American Fine Wine Competition
2005 Veraison Synchrony, Stagecoach Vineyard
Double Gold Medal