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Crux Winery

Crux Winery
2017 GSM Red Blend, Russian River Valley

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Pasta Pork

Category: GSM Blend Red

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 14.3%
87 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$45

Crux Winery
2017 GSM Red Blend, Russian River Valley

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Pasta Pork

Category: GSM Blend Red

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 14.3%
Dusty ruby color. Aromas of dried cranberry, coriander, and dill with a satiny, crisp, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a warming, breezy pickled strawberry and pink peppercorns finish with moderate oak flavor. A solid GSM that will pair effortlessly.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity & Oaky
Aroma Aroma: dried cranberry, coriander, and dill
Taste Flavor: pickled strawberry and pink peppercorns
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry-yet-Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Baked Ham, Meat Loaf, Lasagna
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A solid GSM that will pair effortlessly.

The Producer

Crux Winery

The Producer
18850 Hassett Lane, Bldg C
Geyserville, CA 95441
USA
1 707-837-8061

GSM Blend Red

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Serve in a Zinfandel Wine Glass
A GSM Red Blend is composed of the Grenache, Syrah, and Mourvedre (hence the G, S, and M) grapes that define the style of Cotes du Rhone wine.