Screaming Eagle Winemaker’s Grenache Rocks!

In case you didn’t know her yet, It all started in the late 80s when Heidi Barrett began working for Dalla Valle as an “independent winemaker”. She began to develop a tiny project called Screaming Eagle shortly afterwards, and from there, things escalated quickly. With 5 perfect 100-point scores for her wines in the span of just a few years, Heidi skyrocketed to international fame, setting a world record for the highest price ever paid for a single bottle of wine – $500,000 for a 6L of 1992 Screaming Eagle at the Napa Valley Wine Auction in 2000. Today, Heidi maintains a stable of ultra-premium client wineries, including Paradigm, Lamborn, Amuse Bouche, Au Sommet, Fantesca, and Kenzo, as well as her own brands La Sirena and Barrett & Barrett. She and Bo live among their vineyards in Calistoga. In her free time, she enjoys scuba diving, flying her helicopter, making art, and gardening.

LA SIRENA 2014 Grenache, Napa Valley 
Retail 50.00 – GGWC 46.99
Use code LAS14GREN upon checkout

Heidi Barrett says: “This 2014 Grenache from La Sirena has a lovely garnet color with wonderfully open aromatics of ripe red plums, currants, and cedar. Juicy red fruit character reminiscent of bright cherry and cranberry shine in a soft, silky wine with a medium body and nice texture. Tannins are light yet it maintains a lengthy finish with just a touch of spice from French oak. The blend is 100% Grenache from two steep hillside vineyard blocks in St. Helena. Delicious upon release and will continue to evolve and improve with a bit more time in the bottle. Suggested pairings – Paella, hearty pasta dishes, burgers, sausage, or wild duck. Enjoy.”

Make sure to check out Heidi’s LA SIRENA 2016 CHARDONNAY, RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY

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