Abundant notes of blackberries with layers of toasted oak.
palate, this Cabernet Sauvignon is rich and ripe with blackberries, licorice
and cocoa. The dense fruit flavors and well-structured tannins deliver a long
and balanced finish. Enjoy now, or cellar for 10 to 12 years.
2012 was the ideal growing season in the Napa Valley. A mild spring led to a
good fruit set, followed by summer and fall seasons that brought warm
temperatures free of heat waves. The fruit enjoyed a long, slow ripening,
indicating early that the wine produced would be dark, rich and age worthy.
28 Months; 100% French Oak, 75% New.
Our Rutherford Estate Cabernet Sauvignon shows a gorgeous dark purple