2016 V Madrone Cabernet Sauvignon
The 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon is deep dark garnet with touches of purple and mauve with geranium on the rim. On the nose, there are beautiful spices such as clove, cinnamon with touches of cedar, gingerbread, plums, eggnog, cherries and slate. On the palate, there is a soft velvety entrance evolving on a chocolate cream with ripe dark fruit such as blackberry, boysenberries with red currant, fern and strawberries.
Varietal: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Appellation: St. Helena, Napa Valley
Harvest Dates: October 9th, 13th and 15th, 2012
Aging: 20 months in 70% New French Oak, 30% once-used French Oak Barrels
Production: 75 cases