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Cashmere Black Magic is an alluring blend of grapes that were spirited away from ancient vines rising up from the dark, rich loam.
At a glance:
Region: Côtes du Rhône
Grape(s):Grenache, Syrah, Carignan, Cinsault, and Mourvèdre
Maker: Kermit Lynch
I trust Kermit Lynch – that extends to most of what he brings in the country, and also to the unbranded stuff blended for the company. 255 more words
Monday, I published my thoughts on rosé wine production. Basically, there are two ways to make a rosé: the Saignée Method where a bit of juice is bled off a red wine and then vinified, and what I call a dedicated rosé (since there is far from a consensus on the term) where every decision made in the process from pruning to picking to pressing is made with the express desire to make a rosé. 849 more words