An intriguing blend of 35% Merlot, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Tempranillo and 10% Syrah aged 14 months in primarily new oak. As its composition suggests, it is somewhat Bordeaux like with lots of black currant and cherry fruit intermixed with notions of forest, underbrush and barrique. Full-bodied, dense, rich and intense.
You'll want every last drop of this delicious nectar. Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot make it accessible, while the indigenous Austrian varietals, Blaufrankisch and Zwigelt impart distinctive personality that will keep aficionados coming back. Fruit driven with underlying spice and supple tannins with just a whisper of oak.
Exhibits copious quantities of sweet cherries, mocha, and coffee beans in a soft, plush, sexy style. It is clearly meant for consumers who desire immediate gratification, so don?t hesitate to drink it now.
58% Cabernet Sauvignon, 14% Merlot, and 28% Cabernet Franc, and. A full-bodied, complex and interesting wine. Aged in toasty French oak barrels, this robust wine shows great fruit intensity and is well suited to cellar aging. The soft, ripe tannins make this Meritage easy to enjoy with many different types of food.
A powerful, direct wine, the 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon hits the palate with a blast of dark cherries, plums, violets and spice box. The tannins remain quite firm, so another few years of cellaring is probably a good idea. I very much like the sense of energy and direction, especially on the finish. The 2009 is 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 13% Merlot, 7% P..
Merlot 48%, Cabernet Sauvignon 32%, Cabernet Franc 14%, Petit Verdot 6%. The NV08 consists primarily of 2008 (54%; hence the '08') complemented with a significant proportion of the excellent 2007 vintage (39%) and a soup?on of the 2006 (6%), which we love. All of these factors contribute to a wine that is both well balanced, surprisingly complex, a..
Solideo is Cabernet Sauvignon that's kissed with Merlot, a blend that shows in the wine's rich ruby color, its round but intense palate of cassis, grilled herbs, and smoke, all underlain by spice and warmed by vanilla. This elegant wine is drinking for the next decade.
This small production Napa Reserve Red from exceptional vineyards is refined with copious layers of dark, finely nuanced fruit intermingled with vanilla and tobacco undertones. A blend of 48% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 11% Cabernet Franc, 9% Petite Verdot and 2% Malbec.
A charming, sexy, dense offering displaying lots of ripe Merlot fruit intermixed with hints of charcoal, black raspberries, black currants, lead pencil shavings and truffles. Full-bodied, pure, nicely textured and layered- a sleeper of the vintage that considerably over-performs for its modest price.
(70% Sangiovese, 30% Merlot) reveals a vibrant, fresh expression of dark fruit, sweet herbs, new leather and toasted oak. The tannins need another year or two to settle down, but this wine offers notable harmony in a very pleasing style.