On the nose there is an elegant balance of dried strawberries, plums and dark cherry. the palate continues with flavours of vanilla, new leather and spice. This is a medium bodied Pinot Noir, with soft silky tannins.
e·qui·poise (ˈekwəˌpoiz) means balance or a state of equilibrium. At Tightrope we strive for balance in everything we do, especially in our wine. This blend of Merlot (34%), Syrah (33%) and Cab Franc (33%) reflects the unique terroir of the Naramata Bench. The profile reveals dark fruit such as cherries, plums and blackberries; vanilla, tobacco, spice; velvety tannins and a long finish.