The 2016 shows notes of black cherry, dark plum, fig, black tea, vanilla wafer.
Soft and weighty entry with opulent black fruits layered with masculine tannins that build to a long, wet finish.
Early harvest yields high quality wine grape crop. In spite of dry conditions, vintners are using words like “quality,” “complexity”, “ageability”, and “excellent” to describe their expectations for the 2015 vintage in Napa Valley. Harvest started and ended with record early dates.