- Appellation: Rutherford
- Alcohol: 14.5%
Winemakers across Napa Valley reported another stellar harvest for 2016. Bud break began early due to a warm spring and the summer then brought moderate daytime temperatures with cool evenings. Harvest started early, in mid-August, and progressed at a steady pace. October ushered in a few rain showers which put a swift end to a successful harvest.
Food Pairing Notes
Soft tannins and a round mouthfeel make this wine an ideal accompaniment to forest mushroom flatbread, roast chicken with thyme and onions or your favorite hamburger.
BLEND: 96% Merlot, 4% Malbec
Select lots were sourced from diverse Napa Valley sub-appellations to create a medley of nuanced flavors, aromas and varietal characteristics.