Sine Qua Non Le Chemin Vers L'Heresie Grenache 2015
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Wine AdvocateThe 2015 Grenache Le Chemin Vers L'Heresie is a blend of 75% Grenache, 13% MourvÃ¨dre, 8% Touriga Nacional and 4% Petite Sirah, coming 35% from The Third Twin (Estate) Vineyard, 9% from Bien Nacido Vineyard, 28% from the Cumulus (Estate) Vineyard, 26% from the Eleven Confessions (Estate) Vineyard and 2% from Molly Aida (Estate) Vineyard. It was produced using 44% whole cluster and aged for around 22 months in French oak, 11% new (bottled August 21, 2017). It has a deep garnet-purple color and fragrant nose of violets, kirsch, blueberry compote and dark chocolate with hints of lavender, smoky bacon, Provence herbs and menthol. Full-bodied, rich, concentrated and bold, the wines bursts with energy, superbly framed by velvety tannins and seamless freshness, finishing with lingering sautÃ©ed herbs and black pepper notions. 1,204 cases of 750 milliliter bottles and 600 magnum bottles were made.