On the nose, find dark cherries, raspberries, spice rub and pencil shavings.


With a velvety texture, the palate of rich fruit is supported by cigar box, vanilla and baking spices.

Growing Conditions

The elegant and concentrated 2011 Patriarch is our blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc, showcasing the complexity and depth that the best sites on our Estate have to offer.


22 months in American oak.

Food Pairing

Pair with braised short ribs and polenta, or age gracefully for the next 10-15 years.