The 2001 Seña captures the essential elements of the Seña style: perfect balance, ripe fruit, complexity on the nose and elegance on the palate. A leafy, earthy fragrance provides a rich backdrop for the ripe cherry, blackberry and vanilla bean aromas. The fruit is spicy on the palate, with light herbal notes. Silky smooth tannins give the wine depth and length. Berry fruit and vanilla oak carry through on the soft finish. Food Match: roasts, grilled meats, game, duck, beef. Blend: 75% Cabernet S...
Wine Spectator"A powerful display of dark chocolate, espresso bean, black currant and plum flavors here, with impressive concentration and serious structure. Long, dense finish is chock-full of fruit and toast, while hinting at the refinement to come from cellaring. A noticeable step up in power for this wine. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Carmenere. Best from 2005 through 2010. 1,900 cases made."