The Painted Lady (Garnacha/Grenache) named after David's sister Erika. David wanted to name a label after his big sister and a 'Painted Lady' happens to be a old timey "Woman of the Night". Just a good old fashioned immature little brother humor...
Clean, light tannin structure with hits of medicinal eucalyptus and chili peppers.
Destemmed 50%, Whole cluster 50%
The stems on the grenache were pretty spicy and lend to the well to the spicy mouth feel.
Food Pairing Notes
Pairs well with salmon, pork tenderloin, and chicken thighs.
10 months in concrete egg, 10 months in neutral oak