Vinous: Focus on Santa Barbara County
2013 Fergalicious receives a 90 point rating by Josh Raynolds. Bright purple. Ripe dark berries, cherry and floral pastilles on the perfumed nose. Fleshy and broad on the palate, offering juicy blackcurrant and bitter cherry flavors and a hint of allspice. Dusty tannins give shape to the finish, which clings with tenacity and spiciness. This wine was made by Joey Tensley for his friend and neighbor, music megastar Stacy Ferguson, aka Fergie (ask your kids, or grandkids), from fruit grown in her six-acre vineyard near Solvang. Read more.