Dark garnet hue leads way to aromatics of boysenberry, violets, clove, sage, plum and subtle earthy notes. Lush black cherry, blueberry, toffee, rosemary, and caramelized oak flavors are supported by a fleshy mid palate. Vibrant acidity, balanced tannin and a lengthy, round, elegant finish. Drink now through 2023.
Dark garnet hue leads to complex aromatics of blueberry, cassis, almond, toffee, sage, white pepper and clove. Intense flavors of bright black cherry, boysenberry, dark chocolate and caramelized oak are supported by a luscious mid palate, balanced acidity, fine grained tannin and a lengthy, round, elegant finish. Drink now through 2030.
M5 is the name of the vineyard block from which all of the Cabernet Sauvignon in this wine is sourced. This wine speaks of the unique terroir of the Heart of Stagecoach Vineyard. Incredibly deep and dark in color with layered aromas of ripe blackberry, lilac, cedar and black pepper. Robust entry with flavors of briary fruits, chocolate and bing cherry. Beautiful phenolic structure with fine grained tannins that are long and lingering. Decanting recommended. Drink now through 2025.
Deep, dark and inky in color. Rich nose with umami characteristics of roasted meats and smoked bacon which mesh nicely with sweet floral components. Cocoa, coffee and vanilla bean are also present. Bright entry with flavors of blueberry and ripe plum which blossom into fresh raspberry as the wine opens up. The finish is long with subtle medium-grained tannins. This wine will benefit from decanting while young and will drink well now through 2021.
This wine is a classic Napa Valley high elevation Cabernet Sauvignon with beautiful deep purple hues and complex aromas of allspice, toasted oak, currant, boysenberry, cocoa, vanilla and tobacco leaf. Intriguing palate with bright entry, leading to beautifully structured and layered mid-profile tannins. Flavor profile consists of dark black fruits with hints of roasted coffee bean and earthy black tea characters. Long and lingering finish with a nice balance between acid and tannin, showing great aging potential. Drink now through 2020.