(From 2012 Vintage) Our Cabernet Sauvignon shows vibrant blackberry and red cherry flavors with notes of cinnamon and toasted nuts. Cabernet Sauvignon is the king of red grape varieties. Cabernet Sauvignon is the result of a genetic cross between Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc. It is the principal grape of Bordeaux and California's most prized and expensive wines. The beauty of this resilient red wine grape is the many different styles of wine it is capable of yielding.
The 1999 Cabernet Sauvignon displays a deep garnet color; the aromatics reveal a fusion of rich, exotic spices, ripe plum and roses. The luscious palate is well balanced with enticing flavors of plum, cherry and spice. The full flavors move beautifully onto a ripe, long-lasting finish. According to Winemaker Dennis Hill, this is the “perfect Blackstone Cabernet Sauvignon, well balanced and a great everyday wine.” The signature style of Blackstone is an integrated wine with supple fruit; surrounde...