2015 Giornata 'Gemallaia' Super Tuscan, Paso Robles, CA
This new Gemellaia has very complex aromatics highlighted by fennel, toffee, and mineral with hints of cherry and cranberry. The palate has classic tar notes with some dark plum and espresso with a touch of vanilla. The palate is round with soft tannins and a long finish that shows a bit of cinnamon spice.
2016 Giornata, Barbera, Paso Robles, CA
Glowing bright with aromatics of raspberry and maraschino cherries - almost gamay-like this vintage. The palate tastes more of the earth, with cranberry, boysenberry, and wild anise flavors flow through waves of brisk acidity.
2015 Giornata, Aglianico, Paso Robles, CA
It starts with nose of wild game and citrus, and as it opens up, moves towards hibiscus and candied fruit. The palate is dense with dark fruit - blackberry, licorice and white pepper. Rich, chewy, and stacked on the palate with loads of tannin and acidity.
2017 Giornata, Fiano, Paso Robles, CA
Intense aromas of cantaloupe, baked apple and hazelnut are followed honey, persimmon and pear notes on the creamy/rich palate.