Pronounced aromas of blueberry, rose petal, and wet slate combine with notes of chocolate and cardamom. Flavors of black cherry and blueberry are wrapped around supple tannins on the silky smooth finish.
(77% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Merlot, 8% Petit Verdot, 5% Cabernet Franc, and 1% Malbec). Poetry is a steep west facing vineyard planted on shallow and fractured shale soils. The fruit was hand-picked in the early morning hours, triple hand-sorted and cold soaked for 5-8 days. During fermentation, the wine was vinified using pump overs, delestage and pigeage. After an extended maceration of up to five weeks, the wine matured for 24 months in new French oak.