2012 Linne Calodo "Nemesis" Paso Robles Rhône Blend

SKU #1206520 95 points Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

 A similar blend of 72% Syrah, 21% Mourvedre and the balance Grenache, the 2012 Nemesis offers beautiful purity and clarity in its juicy berry fruits, violets, spring flowers and licorice-tinged aromatics. Made in a pretty, elegant and seamless style, it nevertheless has full-bodied richness and coats the palate with fruit. Enjoy this forward, sexy and seamless beauty over the coming 5-7 years. (JD)  (8/2014)

90 points Wine Spectator

 Savory and ripe, with racy boysenberry and smoky cracked pepper aromas and dense but fleshy flavors of plum, licorice and subtle tobacco. Syrah, Mourvèdre and Grenache. Drink now through 2021. (TF)  (3/2015)

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Paso Robles

- Located about halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, this inland AVA enjoys a sunny and hot growing period while its seaside neighbors hang in the fog. Zinfandel is the traditional red grape of choice, though cabernet, chardonnay, and Rhône varietals are gaining favor. Most are made in a fruit-forward, early drinking style.