The 2017 Long Tom Red has aromatic dark fruit on the nose and is a little smokey. Mid-palate has jammy strawberry smooth and creamy with crisp acidity and finishes with a sweet, tart strawberry and raspberry aspect with a velvety finish
Each of the grapes used in the 2017 Long Tom Red was sourced from Castle Gruen and Rockbridge Vineyards and picked at the peak of ripeness.
Made from Chambourcin, giving the 2017 Long Tom Red just the right balance of acidity and tannin, fruitiness and savory notes, with just a hint of sweetness.
Food Pairing Notes
The 2017 Long Tom Red pairs amazingly well with almost any type of food. Especially with bar-b-que, Korean fried chicken, or blue cheese.