Our salute to the wine makers of Barrel 27, Herman Story and McPrice Myers continues. Today we feature wines from Russell From who is a true new world style winemaker with bold, intense wines that always make an impression:
The wines of Herman Story, Santa Barbara:
06 Grenache: Reg $31.99. Special: $28.79
All of your favorite Grenache fruit characters form to make a cherry, strawberry, raspberry and pomegranate explosion!
07 Grenache, On the Road: Reg $35.99. Special: $32.39
Upgrade your Grenache with Russ’s premium “On the Road” label. Only the best lots are selected for this bottling. The wine has a depth and dimensions that will open beautifully for the next 5-7 years.
07 Nuts and Bolts Syrah: Reg $35.99. Special: $32.39
Sweet tones of rose petals, toasted coconut, macerated strawberries and cinnamon rolls which transition into more savory depths of cured olive, sausage spice, Hawaiian barbeque and Flank steak.
07 Syrah, White Hawk Vineyard: Reg: $35.99. Special: $32.39
Once again the White Hawk Syrah rules this line-up with its intensity and beautiful, blackberry, smoke and coffee elements. It’s a real show-stopper with very limited availability.
07 Herman Story Viognier White, White Hawk Vineyard: Reg $31.99. Special: $28.79
This most exciting of Rhone white varietals has amazing viscosity and concentration. White Hawk is a prized fruit source and this beautiful Viognier is a delicious example.