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2012 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml

Retail Price: $75.00
Wine Club Price: $60.00

A brilliant magenta color and expressive aromas of raspberry, plum, chocolate, brown spice and black pepper introduce the 2012 Estate Cabernet. A mouth-watering, sweet entry leads to a full-bodied wine that delivers rich, dark mountain fruit and plush tannins. This vintage promises early enjoyment. Decant prior to service. Enjoy 2015 to 2025.

Other Details:

  • Appellation: Napa Valley-Spring Mountain District

    Cabernet Sauvignon 79%, Petit Verdot 10%, Merlot 6%, Cabernet Franc 5%

    Alcohol: 14.1%
    Aging: 22 Months in French oak, 60% new
    Bottled: August 2014
    Release: November 2015
    Production: 3,750 cases

2012 Vintage

Perfect abundance marked the 2012 growing season. Plentiful Spring rain filled our reserves, and there was no frost during the critical bloom phase. Summer brought a classic California weather pattern of alternating days of morning fog and sun that slowly brought the estate fruit to the perfect point of ripeness. Total yield over all varieties growing on the Spring Mountain Vineyard was 2.25 tons per acre, exceeding the 1.5 tons per acre norm, and making 2012 our most abundant harvest in twenty years.

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