This medium bodied wine has aromas of casses, cherry and plum, continuing on the palate with flavours of blackberry, vanilla, tobacco and leather. A good tannin structure, leading to a pleasing finish.
On the nose there is an elegant balance of violets, black cherry, warm raspberry and cedar-wood. The palate continues with flavours of plum, vanilla, mocha and spice. This is a full-bodied Pinot Noir, with soft silky tannins.
Vertigo is our unique blend of Merlot, Cabernet Framc and Barbera. It is fruit forward on the nose with aromas of cassis, balckberry, plum and spice, enhanced by a pleasant eathiness on the palate and flavours of chocolate, leather and rhubarb pie. It is medium bodied wine with a soft velvety texture and a lingering finish.
Equipoise 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, Syrah and Cab Franc is made from grapes grown on the Naramata Bench and reflects its unqiue terrior. There are aromas and flavours of dark fruit such as cherrries, plums and blackberries, as well as vanilla, tobacco and spice. The tannins are velvety and the finish is long.
On the nose this wine has aromas of rose petals, black pepper, and dark cherry. On the palate, there are flavours of stewed plums, blackberry and anise, along wtih spice and tobacco, balanced out with soft, silky tannins.
Vertigo is our unique red blend of Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Babera. It is fruit forward on the nose with aromas of casses, belackberry, plum and spice; enhanced by a pleasant earthiness on the palate and flavours of chocolate leather and rhurbarb pie. It is medium bodied wine with a soft velevety texture and a lingering finish.