The story: Nick Goldschmidt is a New Zealand-born winemaker who worked across the world before deciding which terroirs he wanted to commit his life to. This stunning bottle is the result of an over 25-year relationship with his Crazy Creek Estate in the Alexander Valley.
In your mouth: I spring out of the glass with bright blueberries and cherries. Toasty vanilla oak draws you in to my warm embrace, supple velvet on your palate. A zip of black pepper keeps you coming back for more: I'm a wine worth staying with.