Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Artist Series Spring Mountain
Made from grapes grown on a mountain-top vineyard at the northern edege of Spring Mountain, this densely flavorful Cabernet Sauvignon has rich characteristics of dark berry, plum and sweet spice. The painting is “Napa Blue” by Amer-ican artist Libby Feldman.
About this wine
“Napa Blue” painted by American artist Libby Feldman
- Wine Type
- Artist Series Signature Reserve
- Cabernet Sauvignon
- Spring Mountain District - Napa Valley
- 0.54 g/100ml
These grapes were grown in the shallow volcanic soils of a mountaintop vineyard in the Spring Mountain District of Napa Valley.
Fermentation: The grapes were crushed into small fermenters. After cold-soaking to extract rich color, the must fermented for two weeks to fully develop a rich mouthfeel and palate. After fermentation, the wine was gently pressed out, settled, and racked into barrels.
Cooperage / Aging: The wine was aged for 16 months in French oak barrels (40% new).
Bottling Date: January 24th, 2018
Color: Deep ruby
Aromas: Blackberry, dark plum, and peppery spice
Palate: Rich structure, layers of dark berry flavors, elegant tannins, long fruit finish