Fess Parker Santa Barbara the Big Easy 2008
The Big Easy pays homage to New Orleans, a culinary mecca and supporters of Fess Parker wines. Notes of blueberry, blackberry, smoked meat, lavender and vanila found on the nose along with flavors of black cherry, blackberry compote, cinnamon and vanilla on the palate. Enjoy this meaty, well structured blend to a long lengthy finish with its dense chocolaty tannins.
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A terrific wine, packed with rich blackberry, blueberry, cassis, tar, dark chocolate, smoked meat and black pepper aromas and flavors The blend is 78% Syrah, while the remainder of Petite Sirah brings that variety's weight, color and tannins.
Winemaker's Notes - WITH THE BIG EASY WE WANTED TO PAY HOMAGE TO ONE OF OUR FAVORITE CITIES, A CULINARY MECCA AND GREAT SUPPORTERS OF OUR WINES, NEW ORLEANS. NOTES OF BLACK PEPPER, BLUEBERRY, BLACKBERRY, MOCHA, SMOKED MEAT AND LEATHER ARE FOUND ON THE NOSE ALONG WITH FLAVORS OF BLACK CHERRY, BLUEBERRY, DARK CHOCOLATE, VANILLA, SMOKED MEAT AND BBQ SPICE ON THE PALATE. ENJOY THIS MEATY, WELL STRUCTURED BLEND TO A LONG LENGTHY FINISH WITH ITS DENSE CHOCOLATY TANNINS.