Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Winemaker's Reserve 1.5L

Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Winemaker's Reserve 1.5L

Crafted from a selection of our finest mountain-top and benchland blocks, this elegantly structured Cabernet Sauvignon has rich layers of sophisticated flavor.

$120.00
Quantity:
CSWM143

Wine profile

Vintage
2014
Wine Type
Estate Red
Varietal
81% Cab Sauv, 7% Cab Franc, 5% Merlot, 4% Malbec, 3% Petit Verdot
Appellation
Estate - Dry Creek Valley
Acid
0.60 g/100ml
pH
3.84
Alcohol
15.2%

Vineyard Notes

This Winemaker’s Reserve Estate Cabernet Sauvignon is created from a selection of the very finest lots made from our mountain-top and benchland vineyards.

Harvest:  Oct 7th to 13th,  2014

Production Notes

Fermentation:  The grapes were crushed into small fermenters.  After cold-soaking for three days to extract rich color, the must fermented on the skins for three weeks to obtain a richly extracted wine.

Cooperage / Aging:  The wine was aged for 20 months in French oak barrels. The best barrels (50% new) were chosen for the optimum expression of flavor and structure for this wine. 

Bottling Date:  May 16, 2016

Winemaker Notes

Color:  dark ruby

Aromas:  rich, concentrated aromas of black currant, plum

Palate:  layers of black fruit flavor, elegant, balanced, richly structured

Production

Cases Produced: 94