Aromas: Allow this wine to breathe and with decanting the nose will shift from cedar and earth to blueberries, plums and espresso. On the Palate: More aeration will reveal a silky smooth mouth feel and luscious dark fruit, with a long, rich finish.
92 points, Wine Enthusiast (June 1, 2012): “…This Cabernet Sauvignon, made by Kirk Venge, is classic Napa Valley. It’s dry, richly textured in tannins, and complex, offering intense waves of blackberries, black currants, crème de cassis and oak…”
Gold Medal, American Fine Wine Competition
Pair with: Wild mushroom turnovers or flatbread, braised beef short ribs, grilled ribeye steaks & lamb chops.
Case Production: 600. Enjoy now or cellar for up to four years.
This wine was recently featured in The California Wine Club's wine of the month club.