L'eredita 2020


Our flagship wine hand-crafted from Cabernet Franc grown at our Crispino Estate Vineyard. The name L'eredita means Legacy, in honour of our founders Len and Marisa Crispino.

Tech Specs

  • ABV 15.9%
  • Vintage 2020
  • Type Appassimento
  • Varietal Cabernet Franc 50%, Cabernet Sauvignon 50%

Tasting notes

Aromas of field berry, cedar & plum pudding fill your glass. The palate is equally as rich with notes of pomegranate and dark cherries leading to a lingering dry finish of silk tannins.

Food pairing

Pair with dishes such as beef wellington, duck confit, ossobuco, lentil stew & mushroom stroganoff.

Winemaker notes

This full Appassimento wine is made using Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. The fruit dried for 30 days before  fermenting, and was aged in 100% new American and French oak for 19 months.

Top 50, Grand Gold - Selections Mondiales des vin Canada 2023

Silver Medal, 89 pts - WineAlign National Wine Awards Canada 2023