Ridge Vineyards Lytton Springs 2015
Black cherry, vanilla, toasty oak and mint aromas. Complex flavors of raspberry, black olive, licorice with chalky tannins. Long finish with intriguing notes of pepper and spice. 74% Zinfandel,16% Petite Sirah, 8% Carignane, 2% Mataro (Mourvedre).
|Appellation||Dry Creek Valley|
VinousThe 2015 Lytton Springs is very, very closed. Readers should not think about opening a bottle anytime soon. Intensely aromatic, but also tightly wound, the 2015 only hints at its true potential. Deceptively medium in body, the 2015 packs a real punch.