Old Westminster Winery Pepper Red, 2020, 750ml
aroma: lavender, green peppercorns, plums
palate: blackberry, rosemary, tellicherry peppercorn
pairing: grilled flank steak au poivre
aging: drink now!
2021 Pepper is a blend of 65% Cabernet Franc, 25% Blaufränkisch, 10% Chambourcin, aged in neutral oak barrels for 18 months - it's rich and ripe with soft tannins and those spicy pyrazine notes you would expect from a wine called "Pepper".