The 2010 Renegade is loaded with generous dark fruit aromas accompanied by notes of blueberry, violets, toasty oak and smoked bacon. The palate exhibits deep fruit intensity balanced by a lively texture, with complex flavors of blackberry, black cherry, plum, cocoa, clove spice and vanilla bean. Polished tannins and juicy acidity converge on a smooth, structured finish.
The 2011 Renegade opens with extravagant aromas of black fruit, blueberry, vanilla bean and smoked bacon. Flavors of black cherry, black currant and wild raspberry cascade along a plush, mouthfilling texture along with trailing notes of cola, spice and toasty oak. Power yields to elegance on the finish, with clean structure and smooth tannins leading the way.
The 2012 Renegade offers lavish black fruit aromas with notes of wet stone and savory smokiness. A juicy, mouthfilling texture delivers robust flavors of plum, cassis and boysenberry with hints of cocoa and white pepper. Power yields to elegance on the finish, concluding with fine tannins and focused structure.