Red Blend, Longshadows, Chester Kidder
2016, Columbia Valley, WA 58% Cabernet Sauvignon 30% Syrah 12% Petit Verdot
Aromas of dried figs and cocoa powder, along with hints of tamarind and toasty oak are followed by intense violet and blueberry jam flavors beautifully integrated around a spicy core. 93 POINTS - WINE ENTHUSIASTVARIETY/BLEND
Allen Shoup named this wine in honor of his mother, Elizabeth Chester, and his grandmother, Maggie Kidder. He selected Long Shadows' director of winemaking and viticulture, Gilles Nicault, to craft this New World blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and other classic Bordeaux varieties.