Aromatics show similar notes of cherries, spice and caramel.


It carries supple, soft, cherry, cassis, caramel, blackberry, spice flavors, with modest body and a rich lingering finish.

Growing Conditions

The 2012 growing season in Napa Valley was as close to perfect as a winegrower could hope for. A steady summer-long flow of baking warm days and cool foggy nights are the exact weather required to produce the best wines in Napa, and that’s exactly what we got.


Unfined and unfiltered. 20 months in barrel. 100% Premium French Chateau New Oak. St. Martin, Bel Air, Boutes, Sylvain artisan
atelier cooperage. 35% new.