Ancient Peaks Renegade Paso Robles Red 2017
Renegade comes from Ancient Peaks' estate vineyard on the historic Santa Margarita Ranch. From missionaries to gunslingers, rough riders to outlaws, a colorful cast of characters has traversed the ranch’s rugged terrain since the 18th century. In that spirit, Ancient Peaks has made an intensely flavored blend that pushes the envelope and resists conformity, adding an adventurous twist to the family of wines. Defiantly bold and daringly elegant—this is Renegade. If you enjoy the Prisoner, Quest, and other big, bold jammy California blends, try this...
|Region||California, Central Coast, Paso Robles|
Wine EnthusiastDark in the glass, this blend of 37% Syrah, 24% Malbec, 16% Petit Verdot, 13% Zinfandel and 10% Petite Sirah is intense in aromas of black fruit, loamy soil and wet herbs. It lands on the palate with a hearty mouthfeel, delivering flavors of black currant, roasted meat, black pepper and toasty oak.
Wine SpectatorA snappy blend of this and that, this red is jammed with cracked pepper, blackberry and grilled anise flavors that finish with zesty tannins. Syrah, Malbec, Petit Verdot, Zinfandel and Petite Sirah. Drink now through 2027. 15,030 cases made.