2009 '1868' Carignane Dessert Wine
Block 4 Carignan Vineyard
8 years in barrel
Barrel aged for eight years, this robust yet delicate Carignane Port speaks volumes. Red fruit and chocolate notes help elevate the palette while a silky finish coat the mouth, perfect for an after dinner delight.
Vines planted in 1900. A head-trained vineyard planted in sandy loam soil on the west side of the Mokelumne River AVA.
Food Pairing Notes
Cherry pie, bruschetta with fig, dishes where blue cheese shines. Cheese: Gorgonzola, roquefort, smoked gouda.
Serving Temperature: 58-62*F