Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
Our 2010 Cabernet has aromas of cedar and black licorice. A rich entry of black cherry and ripeplum is well-balanced, full-flavored wines supported by oak nuances of vanilla, a long and silkyfinish
Terroir & Environmental Conditions Estate & Vineyard Location: Mount Veeder AVA
ALTITUDE: 600 to 2100 ft. (183 to 650m) VINEYARD SIZE: 61 Acres
EXPOSURE: South RAINFALL:35 inches (87.5cm) annually
CLIMATE:Cool to moderate, with most vineyards above the fog-line, meaning warmer nights and cooler days and less diurnal range than the valley floor. Typical mid-summer high temperatures about 85°F (30°C) SOIL TYPE:Sedimentary based, former seabed, shallow and generally well drained, as well as more acidic, with low fertility. Most have a sandy or sandy-loam texture.
TRAINING SYSTEM: Spur pruned cordon
ALCOHOL BY VOLUME: 12.5% VINEYARD AVERAGE AGE: On the average more than 11 years