Gunpowder Creek Winery 2016 Phinny Hill Cabernet Franc

Gunpowder Creek Winery 2016 Phinny Hill Cabernet Franc


Gunpowder Creek Winery Richland, Washington - Once a Revolutionary War stream for rebels’ explosives production, Gunpowder Creek is the new rebel base for explosive production of Washington wines. From its first vintage in 2015 wine off Phinny Hill Vineyard, you've arrived at the launchpad.

Caleb Foster is a hard working hands-on dreamer of all things grape and wine. - Caleb fortunately apprenticed with Rick Small at Woodward Canyon from 1991-1998, learning the top quality path from vineyard to bottle and winery to dinner table. Then in 1999 on to Ch. Ste. Michelle making wines with Ernie Loosen, next in 2000 to Marlborough NZ making Babich, Matua, Nautilus, Jackson Estate, Wairau River, Foxes Island and others, then back to WA in 2001 making Glen Fiona, Mt. Baker Vineyards, starting Buty and Beast, in 2002 touring South Africa making Quoin Rock in Stellenbosch, then in 2013 onto Double Canyon and since 2014 winemaker for Bookwalter Winery. Many winemaking mentors and brilliant wine teams the world over have blessed Caleb's journey across many wine styles producing critically acclaimed wines in every region and winery.

Gunpowder Creek Winery 2016 “You Want it Darker” Cabernet Franc

From the Heart of the Horse Heaven Hills on Phinny Hill Vineyard, Caleb's southern stage for Greatest Hits.

You want it darker : it's what you want in cabernet franc. From the stage of Phinny Hill Vineyard, Caleb has produced multiple Greatest hits since 2004. Produced by Dick Beightol and his family, the red wines from Phinny Hill sing out from the Washington countryside. Authentic flavors from a special hilltop shine as a favorite hit for all who taste these wines. lasting like classics do for years, these wines will delight you and your food & wine friends.

Region: Horse Heaven Hills
Vineyard(s): Phinny Hill Vineyard
Body: Medium-Full
Alcohol: 14.5% by Volume
Drink if you Like: Buty Winery, Woodward Canyon

Add To Cart