Orin Swift Machete, 2018, 75CL

SKU: 861018
Sub region: California
Variety: Petite Sirah, Syrah and Grenache
Rating: Wine Advocate 93

After discovering an interest in wine while studying in Florence and pursuing an internship in Robert Moldavi in 1997, David Phinney started buying grapes and make wine for him and for others, that was the start of Orin Swift in 1998.

His artistic creativity is expressed on Orin Swift labels.

A blend of Petite Sirah, Syrah, Grenache, aged for 11 months in French Oak, 38% new.

The label represents Empowerment and agency are at the heart of Machete. A heroine does what a heroine wants. The goal was for Machete to stand on its own in order to showcase and elevate Petite Sirah from its status as a blending tool.