The 2016 Napa County Cabernet is dark in color, almost a deep purple. Perfumed and inviting with rich dark cherry, plum, chocolate, and layered undertones of vanilla, clove, black pepper, and sage. The palate is rich, full bodied and has a touch more tann
An early bud break followed by warm weather and spring rains brought a rapid start to this year’s near perfect growing season in the valley. The fruit enjoyed beautiful weather during bud break and plenty of time to hang on the vines. Although yields were down due to drought, the berries were nice and plump, which resulted in a balanced and complex flavor profile.