BackgroundOur signature wine continues it's impressive results. The Southern Yountville vineyard produces an intense & classic Napa Valley Cabernet, full bodied, ripe and balanced. The palate is powerful & concentrated yet also shows an amazing mouth feel. Blackberry & other briary fruits glide across the palate while carrying hints of dark chocolate cedar & sandal wood. Aged 19 months in French oak barrels. Harvested Oct. ‘09. Alc. 15.2% by vol. French oak for 19 months. As with the '08 vintage, this wine will become more impressive as time goes on.