Rarezitas Torcidas (rah-ruh-ZEE-tas Tor-SEE-das), [SP] n pl., 1. literally, Twisted Little Freaks, 2. A bunch of gnarly Spanish clone Grenache vines (Spain is the new France) growing on a hillside in Vallecito that produce this killer combination of bright fragrance and bold fruit that you are currently drooling all over the table waiting to taste... er, here's a towel.
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You remember when you were a little kid, and there was this little store
round the corner that had a nice man behind the counter who would sell
you a big bag of the best candy for a nickel? We don’t either, no one is
that old! But if we were that old, this wine might just remind us a little
of those days, with aromas of raspberries and blueberries, clove and nutmeg;
and flavors of zingy raspberry and blackberries - maybe even that
funny plum candy you used to think was yucky - finishing with impressions
of 10W30 oil. Whoops, I guess we wandered into the hardware
department, but I think you get the idea...
89% Grenache from our own estate vineyards on Red Hill,
11% Petite Sirah from the Tanner Vineyard across the street
Food Pairing Notes
Tapas! - spicy sausages and salamis - ham - game - pot roast - linguica - sweet fruit sauces - even lamb and goat!