Clos LaChance Cabernet Sauvignon
5 Ratings
Detail
5 Ratings
Clos LaChance Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Details

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

Although 1998 was a challenging harvest in the Santa Cruz Mountains, we were still able to produce one of our finest Pinot Noirs to date. The key to success was in the fruit selection - we sorted all of the grapes by hand and discarded any bunches that were less than perfect. The deep color indicates the overall depth of the wine. The nose is complex and compelling - one minute cherry, strawberry and vanilla, the next minute spice, anise and earth. The wines firm structure is balanced by rich...

Vineyard

Clos LaChance

Style

Red

Although 1998 was a challenging harvest in the Santa Cruz Mountains, we were still able to produce one of our finest Pinot Noirs to date. The key to success was in the fruit selection - we sorted all of the grapes by hand and discarded any bunches that were less than perfect. The deep color indicates the overall depth of the wine. The nose is complex and compelling - one minute cherry, strawberry and vanilla, the next minute spice, anise and earth. The wines firm structure is balanced by rich...