Nose

The nose shows layered aromas of blackberry preserves, cassis, and barrel spices

Palate

On the palate a rich texture and tremendous depth of ripe dark fruit flavors are unveiled. Tannins are apparent yet integrated and build to frame a finish that is long and ripe. While this is a powerful Cabernet it maintains traditional Salvestrin elegance and polish.

Growing Conditions

Despite low rainfall,excellent growing conditions occurred in 2013 yielding one of the finest Salvestin Estate Cabernets in recent years.