2017 Daou Bodyguard Red 750Ml
The 2017 Bodyguard is a sleek yet powerful blend of Petit Verdotand Petite Sirah, displaying both opulence and structure.The 2017 vintage presents fragrant fruit aromas of blackberry,raspberry, currant and crème de cassis. Notes of cocoa, coffee,dark chocolate, licorice and sweet cherry pipe tobacco arerounded out with whispers of truffle, toffee, mocha and menthol.A juicy, fleshy palate offers bright, generous flavors of cherry, cranberry, strawberry and blueberry tinged with black raspberryand tamarind—all supported by underlying accents of dusty leather,pencil shavings, cigar box and crushed herbs. An elegantly styledand beautifully structured finish reverberates with focused energy,vibrant berry fruit and ripe, polished tannins.
AGING:15 MONTHS IN 35% NEW FRENCH OAK
BLEND: 60% PETIT VERDOT and 40% PETITE SIRAH