Sarah's Vineyard 2011 Côte de Madonne Red (Santa Clara Valley) Review

Rhône-style Red Blend from Santa Clara Valley US

Review Score: 89
Winery: Sarah's Vineyard
Grape: Rhône-style Red Blend
Designation: Côte de Madonne
Vintage: 2011
Province: California
Region: Santa Clara Valley Central Coast



Our Review

This blend of 73% Syrah, 21% Mourvèdre and 6% Cinsaut opens with a broad nose of black currant and leather. It's slightly darker than the winery's other reds, offering dried strawberries and boysenberry fruit, with a touch of black licorice and brown sugar on the finish.