This 2015 vintage has beautiful color with rich, silky, wild raspberry fruit flavors laced with pepper, sage, tar, and olive/herb tones. Aromas are raspberry, smoky, wild gamey, peppery, and cinnamon. The wine has a clean purity of Syrah fruit that is reminiscent of many St. Josephs and other Northern Rhones. It has forward fruit flavors and great acid balance. It is very smooth and savory in the mouth.