2015 Cowhorn Vineyard & Garden "Syrah 53", Applegate Valley, Rogue Valley, Oregon, USA
ABOUT THIS WINE
An elegant, warm climate Syrah that provides a wide range of mouthfeel and aromatics. Mineral driven and fermented only using naturally occurring yeasts, with 30% whole cluster to encourage subtle peppery aromas. It then spent 9 months in 30% new french oak before spending another 3 years aging in bottle.
ABOUT THIS PRODUCER
Cowhorn Vineyard & Garden grows grape varietals that are historically associated with the Rhône River wine region of France: Syrah and Grenache for red wine, and Viognier, Marsanne, and Roussanne for white wine. All of Cowhorn Vineyard & Garden's wines are made with 100% estate-grown fruit from 25 planted acres, receiving more than 100 90+ scores over the years.
A certified Biodynamic winery and farm, Cowhorn Vineyard & Garden is nestled in the fertile Applegate Valley of southern Oregon, just a few miles north of the California border. Cowhorn’s nature-focused farming and harmony with the ecosystem as a whole provides a site-specific wine that represents a sense of time and place. Vinified using a low intervention approach, the result is an unmistakable wine that reflects the healthy, nutrient rich vineyard from which it comes.
Their Biodynamic, nature-focused approach contributes to the many dimensions of richness and complexity in our wines.