2017 Blue Moon Tannat
Derives its French name from its high tannin levels. It is a thick-skinned grape variety that produces deeply colored, well-structured wines that can be tough and austere in youth. However, with aging the, massive tannins round out while the wine develops nuances of spices, coffee, cocoa, and vanilla.
Awarded SILVER Medals at the 2020 Texas International Wine Competition, the 2020 Houston Rodeo Uncorked International Wine Competition the 2020 San Francisco Chronicle International Wine Competition!
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French and American neutral oak and for 20 months
Blueberries, plums and leather tease the senses with boysenberry, black cherries and herbal components on the palate. Medium acidity, well-structured tannins and a big, chewy texture fade into a lengthy finish.
Food Pairing Notes
Smoked pork loin served with seasoned, hand cut fries. This wine cries out to be shared with a big bold Texas-sized steak or prime rib.