The attack is soft and smooth – the 2011 is seamless from start to finish. This supple blend is bursting with black fruit, chocolate, graphite, and savory flavors. The wine is dense with a firm structure that carries into the finish.
Look: Dark garnet red with purple hue.
Nose: Luscious aromas of ripe black fruit, crushed graphite, dried stone fruit, and some earthy notes with hints of vanilla, coconut, and toasty oak.
Varietal: 60% Cabernet, 40% Merlot
Appellation: Napa Valley, CA
Aged in French Oak Barrels