Ferryman’s Choice is our vehicle for small, distinctive releases. In 2014, we decided to highlight the Cabernet Franc from Alder Ridge Vineyard. The wine is rich and spicy, with savory notes of baker’s chocolate and roasted spices overlaying a core of raspberry and cassis. Moderate tannins and subtle oak influence round out the palate.
Robust and spicy, this bold offering is a perfect accompaniment for barbecue or tomato-based pasta dishes.
Deep garnet in color, our 2013 Merlot greets you with sweet aromas of black cherry, raspberry and brown sugar. The fruit follows through to the palate along with plum, sweet oak, milk chocolate and a slight smokiness. Soft and velvety tannins linger for a nice smooth finish.
The 2015 Pinot Noir opens with a nose of strawberry, cherry cola, and herbes de provence, On the palate it is light in body, with focused cherry notes and a soft finish.
Dark garnet in color, our 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon has rich notes of berry, tobacco, and chocolate. On the palate, the wine is structured, with sweet oak tannins and lush fruit.
Rich tannins provide structure for this fruit-forward offering, with notes of black cherry, cassis, raspberry, bakers chocolate, and an undercurrent of barrel spice.
This lovely jewel-toned wine opens with spicy aromas of anise, plum, and leather, with overtones of violets. The floral quality carries through the palate, joined by notes of juicy dark cherries and currants. Round, soft tannins give this wine a silky mouthfeel and will continue to develop over the next few years.
Our 2013 Syrah is dark and concentrated with ripe tannins and dark berry notes highlighted by floral aromatics.
Crafted from the best barrels of 2014, our Vintage Select Pinot is a food-friendly crowd pleaser.