Our NV RLV Tempter continues to live up to its name. A delicious blend of 60% Tempranillo, 25% Merlot, and15% Tannat harvested August and September 2019, and August 2020. The wine was a co-fermentation of Tempranillo and Merlot in stainless steel tank and separate lot of 2020 Tempranillo, and Tannat fermented in 2 ton open top fermenters. Aged 30 months and 18 months in French oak puncheon and barrel, 30% new French oak barrels.
Taste: Dark ruby appearance, Perfumed nose, sweet red and black fruit with black cherry, blackberry, hackberry, tea, long finish, seamless tannins, long and elegant finish
AWARDS: SILVER MEDAL - 2022 San Francisco International Wine Competition; SILVER MEDAL - 2023 Rodeo Uncorked! International Wine Competition, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo