Tasting Notes

Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

2012 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

The regional character of the Napa Valley is show-cased in this Bordeaux blend. 80% of this meritage is Cabernet Sauvignon, produced from the Stags Leap District and the Coombsville AVA District.The Coombsville fruit is sourced from the Reverence Vineyard, and the Stags Leap fruit is grown off of Skellenger Lane (15% Malbec, Green Island Vineyard, Yountville; 3% Cabernet Franc, Rutherford; 2% Petite Verdot, Reverence Vineyard, Coombsville. This classic Cabernet Sauvignon offers layers of sweet, creamy French oak and has aromas of dark plum, blueberry, tobacco and sage.
2015 SF Chronicle Wine Competition Gold Medal
2015 CA State Fair 90 pts

Rating: Gold Medal 2015 SF Chronicle Wine Competition; 2015 CA State Fair 90pts
Vintage: 2012
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
Growers: Reverence, Skellenger, Green Island, Rutherford
Winemaker: Soquel Vineyards
Appellation: Napa Valley
Vineyards: Reverence, Skellenger, Green Island, Rutherford
Barrel Aging: 18
Cooperage: Troncais & Jupilles French Oak
Cases Produced: 630
Consume: Now through 2017-2022
Composition: 80% Cabernet Sauvignon; 15% Malbec; 3% Cabernet Franc; 2% Petite Vedot
Acidity: .68 grams per 100ml
Alcohol: 13.9