2018 ASWA CATEGORY WINNER: Other Red Vinifera Blend

ASWA winner Philip CarterPhilip Carter Winery of Virginia Cleve 2015, Virginia

Cleve Hall was an historic estate owned by the Carter family, and this tribute wine comprises all the history and fine quality the Carter family has embraced since their first wine award in London in 1762. Cleve 2015 is a 50/50 blend of petit verdot and tannat. Rustic yet velvety, with subtle oak married with jammy notes. The winery recommends decanting. Suggested retail: $45.00