Nicali Proprietary Blend, Celia Welch, stags leap district, red wine blend

NICALI 2014 Red Blend, Stags Leap District

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WHY WE LOVE IT: 

  • A rarity not available every year from Lindstrom
  • Blend of 50% Cabernet and 50% Zinfandel
  • Tiny 50 case production - get it while you can

WINEMAKER: Legendary Celia Welch (Lindstrom, Yount Ridge Cellars, Keever, K Laz) 100 point winemaker

WHAT WE TASTED: Intense. Lush and ripe dark fruit - blueberry, blackberry, plus roses, cassis and pepper. Rich and spicy through this intense blend that works! Ultra long finish as you would expect from Celia's style. 

AVA DESIGNATED: Stags Leap District

WHAT WE PAIRED:

  • New York strip, with blue cheese butter
  • Flat iron steak salad, ranch dressing with mushroom and carmelized onion
  • Dark chocolate torte

PERSONALITY: Elegant, yet intense from the famed Lindstrom Vineyards Estate.

TECHNICAL: 

  • 14.5% alcohol