Our wine tonight is the Mosaic from Kefi Estate Winery in Monroe, North Carolina.
Blend of estate grown Greek varietals Aglianico, Negro Amaro, Mavron, and Nebbiolo.
Deep purple in color.
Long distinctive legs.
Nose of fresh rose blooms, anise, red plums, red currants, and black licorice.
Flavor notes of red cherries, raspberries, black licorice, peanut butter cups, and cranberries finishing with lingering profiles of leather, and tobacco.
WineryEscapades.Com scoring on the American Wine Society twenty point scale.
Appearance: 3 Aroma: 4.5 Taste: 4.5 Aftertaste: 2.5 Impression: 1.5
Total Score: 16 – Silver Medal Worthy