Our Bordeaux-style Cabernet blend is renowned for its elegant structure, dark berry flavors, and smooth tannins. This Affinity is created from premier Napa Valley floor vineyards, including our Coombsville estate, Rutherford, Oakville and Carneros districts. Aroma: Enticing bouquet of sweet black cherry and ripe boysenberry surrounded by subtle hints of mocha, violet and spice. Flavors: Intense and complex flavors spotlight black cherry and boysenberry interwoven with mineral notes, fresh herbs...
Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines20% Merlot; 2% Cabernet Franc. Marked by youthful fruit but showing a certain reticence throughout, this nominally oaked, medium-volume wine has the feel and weight of Cabernet but presently speaks in softer tones. A touch short at the finish, but balanced to keep with age, it will need a few more years and a bit of luck to find a fuller voice.
Ken's Wine GuideThis rich purple wine opens with a very fragrant and inviting bouquet. On the palate this wine is very flavorful and has some complexity to it. It is acidic and dry. However, it is not very tannic...
Wine & SpiritsRating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine.
Wine SpectatorRating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator.