Winemaker tasting notes. "The highly aromatic nose showcases a variety of dark fruitswith hints of leather, tobacco and violets. On the palate the winedelivers a rush of plum, currant, black cherry and anise, witha subtle oak structure and soft, approachable tannins. Vanillaand kirsch make an appearance in the finish, which is long andcomplete."
(86% Cabernet Sauvignon/6% Cabernet Franc/4% Merlot/2% Petit Verdot/2% Malbec). The grapes are sourced from a well respected Rutherford grower and were aged for 18 months in a mix of 1 and 2 year old oak barrels.