Screaming Frenzy 2017 Cabernet Franc
50/50 split of our Monarch & Mamma D Vineyards
We aged 40% of this liberal libation in new French barrels with the remainder making its home amongst the common man, in neutral oak puncheons. The result: A deeply dark and complex Franc, with lots of strawberry, plum, and chocolate notes, as well as a hint of roasted bell peppers at the end of a long finish.
T.A.: 6.8g/litre pH: 3..62 Alc.: 14.1%
the label: “the king”
Once upon a time, there lived a wicked king who ruled over the faraway kingdom of paper and beans. The King was a dour man known for his radical mood swings and lack of common sense. One day the Paper King found a goose who could lay golden eggs. The goose was just happy to be of any help and worked hard to please the King by continuing to lay many a gold egg. But the King was a paranoid man, and in his paranoia, he started to look at the goose and its golden eggs as something that could be used to help him become overthrown. In truth the Mad King of Paper & Beans fell into a trap of his own elaborate design until eventually a friendly frenzy of birds scooped him up taking him away to another far-off land…