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Birichino 2012 Grenache

Its vibrant yet delicate hue recalls pinot and cooler vintages, yet the flavours are more candied and expressive of brambly wild raspberry and kirsch. Highly aromatic --and ideally suited to a Burgundy glass-- the finish brings fine yet persistent ninja tannins that creep up, quietly, from behind.

 Producer Birichino
 Region Central Coast
 Country United States
 Varietals Grenache
 Alcohol 13.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2012

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About the Producer

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Birichino

Santa Barbara, California, United States Santa Barbara, California, United States

We are very fortunate to be able pursue what we know and love: to make distinctive wine from carefully tended vineyards dating back to the 19th and early 20th centuries, as well as a few from the Late Disco era. We are also deeply grateful for the experiences we’ve had working with talented Old and...

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