Robert Foley 2016 Kelly's Cuvee Syrah
This is SYRAH: 100%, one single block, one single cuvée – so fewer than 200 cases are produced each year from a Calistoga vineyard block at the extreme north end of the Valley.
An old river-bottom soil at the base of Mount St Helena, this vineyard consistently produces a wonderfully extracted and thoroughly ripe Syrah wine.
Fruit-focused, black and red currant flavors with an insinuation of mocha couple with abundant mid-palate tannin while the edges remain gentle and smooth. The ripe flavors sustain in the finish that goes on and on...