Founded by growers Gary and Rosella Franscioni, Roar Wines is a small, family-run producer of Pinot Noir and Syrah from the elite vineyards of Santa Lucia Highlands. ROAR wines are made in collaboration with noted winemakers Ed Kurtzman (August West wines) and Adam Lee (Siduri, Novy wines) from fruit grown at the Franscioni's own Rosella's Vineyard, the Garys' Vineyard, which they co-own with the Pisoni family and from Pisoni Vineyard. Devotees of the region and the varietals will discover through this pedigree the quintessential Pinot Noirs and Syrah of the Santa Lucia Highlands. Since their initial release in 2003, the winery has enjoyed tremendous critical success; receiving stellar scores from influential wine reviewers including Robert M. Parker, Jr. who said of ROAR " These brilliant Pinot Noirs are among the finest produced in California. (ROAR) also does a terrific job with Syrah."
Roar Sierra Mar Vineyard Pinot Noir 2014
Spicy, dark, and dense are the words that come to mind while tasting our 2014 Sierra Mar Pinot Noir. Deep aromas of plum and blackberry jam open up to include brighter elements of perfumed oak and anise, offering an intriguing interplay between bright and dark. This wine seems to brighten ... more
in mixed case $55.24
Roar Rosella's Vineyard Pinot Noir 2014
A sumptuous core of bright cherry and dark plum forms the heart of our 2014 Rosella's Vineyard Syrah. Blackberry jam, smoked meat, and olive come to the fore on the palate, while woody overtones and spice give lift along a lush, textured finish of cedar and black cherry. more
in mixed case $59.49
Roar Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir 2014
Our 2014 Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir comes out of the gates with a creamy, lifted fruit nose threaded with coffee and black licorice and supported by a base of forest and earth. The palate blends a range of fruit - from black cherry and blackberry to hints of boysenberry ... more
in mixed case $42.49
All sizes are 750ml unless otherwise noted.
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