Steve’s creative thinking during an exceptionally hot harvest season paired with his vision to make something unique, is how Fortitude came into being! This one of a kind wine reminds me of the beautiful Amarones that come out of Italy at a fraction of the price. It’s old world style meets new world sensibility to create a wine that will last for years. This is just a baby, while still delicious now it will only get better with age, so stash this at the very back of your cellar and come back to it in 5 years and you’ll be happy you did. Cordial Cherry, Molasses and Briary black fruits with hints of tobacco and smoke. This wonderful wine was crafted through meticulous and frequent blending trials coupled with a little magic.