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 signature style of Blackstone is an integrated wine with rich supple fruit; surrounded by elegant creaminess, supple oak flavors and firm tannins. The 1997 Cabernet Sauvignon has a deep plum hue; the aromatics combine creamy-vanilla, caramel, cinnamon, black spice and forest cherry. The full palate is robust and spicy with upfront flavors of cinnamon, plum and cherry. The full solid structure in the mouth moves into a long, smooth, flavorful finish. At Blackstone we believe our wines shou...