Very fragrant, with
Asian five spice,
cherry and black
Solid tannins and
James Suckling 92 points - Aromas of almonds, blackberries, and dried flowers such as rose petals. Full body, velvety tannins and a tangy finish. A balanced and fresh cabernet with tension. Drink now.
Evokes aromas of black cherry, raspberry and a hint of cocoa. Flavors of black currant mingle with rose petals while supple, smoky overtones visit the palate. A silky mouthfeel and balanced tannins create an elegant finish to this classic Napa Cab.
|Varietal Content: 80% Cab. Sauv, 18% Merlot, 1% Petit Verdot, 1% Syrah
Appellation/Vineyard: Napa Valley
Grape Sugar At Harvest: 0.02%
Time In Barrel: 22 months
Type Of Oak: 97% French, 2% American, 1% Hungarian
Total Acid: 0.57g / 100 mL
Wine PH: 3.61
Bottling Date: April 01, 2003
Cases Produced: 30,000
Suggested Retail Price: $24.00
Release Date: November 2003
|Enjoy this wine with your favorite meat or grilled vegetable dish. Winery favorites include beef stews, leg of lamb, portobella mushrooms and chocolate cheesecake.