Grape: 57% Syrah, 13% Grenache, 6% Petite Sirah, 10% Mataro, 11% Graciano, 3% Zinfandel
Tasting Notes: Blue fruit, Black Cherry, Licorice, Oak
Saxum Vineyards was founded by Justin Smith and his wife Heather in 2002. Today, Saxum Vineyards is the most highly acclaimed winery in Paso Robles. They focus on producing Grenache, Syrah, and Mourvedre based blends from the Willow Creek District of Paso Robles. They respect the land and farm everything sustainably without chemical fertilizers, herbicides, or pesticides.
The 2020 Broken Stones predominantly has classic Syrah character. It is full-bodied, rich, intense, powerful, and complex with firm tannins. The polished palate conveys flavors of black cherry, blueberry, blackberry, plum, licorice, oak, leather and chocolate. You'll love this with prime rib.