Grape: 55% Merlot, 35% Syrah, 10% Sangiovese
Tasting Notes: Raspberry, Blueberry, Herbs, Violet
The Gaja Winery was founded by Giovanni Gaja in 1859 and has been owned and operated by five generations of the Gaja family. In 1996 Gaja acquired a second property in Tuscany, Ca'Marcanda, located in Bolgheri. From those Bolgheri vineyards comes Promis which was created by the Gaja family to denote commitment, expectation, fulfillment, and hope.
This super Tuscan blend has creamy, mild but firm tannins, is well balanced, with medium acidity, body and complexity. The palate is offering raspberry, blueberries, violets, lavender, hints of fresh herbs oak, vanilla, blackberry, plum, leather, earth, and spices. Pair this wine with grilled and roasted red meats, pizza, pasta, or mature strong cheeses.