Deep garnet-colored. Has very concentrated tarry cassis aromas and full, ripe, densely packed fruit flavors that are fleshy, with tar and tobacco undertones. Close to its peak, but without the sweet edge of Chevalier.
Ripe notes of plum, cherry, licorice, thyme and earth mark this rich yet firm red. Shows fine balance and length, beginning tannic and improving with aeration. Decant now or age short-term. Cabernet Sauvignon. Best from 2015 through... Read More
The 2005 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is a nuanced wine that illustrates the results of cool, gradual ripening and a deft balance of varietal components. It has a dark garnet color and a complex nose of boysenberry, truffles,... Read More
Very solid, featuring a beam of warmed loganberry and plum pâte de fruit flavors, lined with red licorice notes and picking up alluring black tea and sagebrush hints. Offers a seductive mouthfeel and a long finish. Drink... Read More
Ripe, with a solid core of dark plum and blackberry puree flavors, wrapped in dark licorice notes. A tug of warm earth through the finish adds range. Drink now through 2028. Tasted twice, with consistent notes. 100 cases made.... Read More