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Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Reserve

Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Reserve

Characteristics of black currant, plum and cherry. Well-structured tannins with rich texture and long fruit
finish.

$50.00
Quantity:
R14CSR2

About this wine

Pairs with prime rib, grilled summer vegetables and bittersweet chocolate.

Wine profile

Vintage
2014
Wine Type
Reserve Red
Varietal
85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 7% Syrah, 5% Merlot, 3% Malbec
Appellation
Santa Barbara County
Acid
0.63 g/100ml
pH
3.97
Alcohol
14.6%

Vineyard Notes

These grapes are from three special blocks of Cabernet Sauvignon from Happy Canyon and Camp 4 vineyards at the warm eastern end of the Santa Ynez Valley in Santa Barbara County.

Harvest:  October 17th       

Production Notes

Varietal composition:  85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 7% Syrah, 5% Merlot, 3% Malbec

Fermentation:  Crushed into small fermenters and cold-soaked for two days, the must was inoculated and fermented on the skins for two weeks to develop full rich flavor and structure.

Cooperage / Aging:  The wine was aged for 14 months in French oak barrels.

Bottling Date:  December 11, 2015


 

Winemaker Notes

Color:  Deep ruby

Aromas:  Dark plum, cherry and blackberry

Palate:  Layers of plum, cherry and blackberry flavor, well-integrated tannins, rich finish

Production

384 cases