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2017 Bootleg Red Blends or Varietals "Prequel"

Bootleg 2017 Prequel

Winery: Bootleg

Vintage: 2017

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Prequel"

Wine Category: Red Blends or Varietals

Grape blend: 58% Petite Sirah, 30% Syrah, 10% Zinfandel, 1% Cabernet Sauvignon, .5% Grenache & .5% Petit Verdot

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Sonoma County

State or country: CA

Price: $35

Cases produced: 500

KWG Score: 93.2 (based on 2 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Excellent (94.5)

Review date: October 14, 2021

Wine Review: This midnight purple colored red blend from Bootleg is a big boy! It opens with a blackberry and boysenberry bouquet with hints of black licorice, graphite, and oak. On the palate, this wine is full bodied with medium acidity. The mouthfeel is round and lush. The flavor profile features delicious concentrated fruit. Those fruit flavors are ripe blackberry and stewed black plum with notes of black jellybean, clove, and acai berry. We also detected hints of cardamom, black tea, graphite, and black cherry. The finish is rather dry, and its big boy dusty tannins stick around for a very long time. This blend is perfect for sipping by the firepit on a cool fall evening or with food, it calls for a well-marbled ribeye steak. Enjoy – Ken, Dave & Mark

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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