The nose is as seductive and brooding as the deep dark color in the glass, expressing black tea, black raspberry, blueberry, dark chocolate, espresso and subtle wet clay.
Intense, inky and massive on the palate, the wine will stop you in your tracks today and will only improve with age. Balancing the structure and intensity of the finish is a rich and unctuous mid-palate that coats the mouth and lingers for minutes.
The 2012 Reserve Cabernet represents the very essence of mountain grown cabernet sauvignon, with just a kiss of exotic spice and floral notes courtesy of the petit verdot. Regions: Napa, Sonoma. Sold out.
Bottled: Dec. 2014
Fermentation: Stainless steel.
Cooperage: French Oak.