Our wine tonight is the Twenty-Fifteen BDX from Mountain Brook Vineyards in the Tryon Foothills of North Carolina.
Bordeaux blend of North Carolina grown fruit.
We aerated for 90 minutes.
Aged in a combination of French and American oak.
Dark ruby in color with a bright ruby rim.
Consistent uniform cascading full legs.
Expressive bouquet of blackberries, plums, prunes, fig preserves and dark chocolate.
Dry, medium-full bodied with medium tannins.
Black currant is forefront on the tongue, with subtle hints of blackberries, raisins, black licorice, and graphite, finishing with lingering notes of pipe tobacco and oak.
$38 a bottle.
Ships most states via VinoShipper.
Mountain Brook Vineyards is a beautiful venue should you ever be in Western North Carolina.
Below are a few iPhone shots from a recent visit.
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