2018 Rutherford Cabernet

2018 Rutherford Cabernet

2018 Rutherford Cabernet

A ripe and aromatic red with notes of blackberries and currants, licorice, tobacco leaves and coffee. Full body. An array of chewy tannins and ripe fruit character on the palate. Long, velvety finish. Solid.

  • 93 points, James Suckling

Cultivars: Heritage clones 337 & 4
Soil: Shattered, well-bedded sandstone and gravel
Cépage: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Élevage: 25 months in barrel, 66% new
Cooperage: Taransaud, medium+ toast
Bottled: 1/22/2021
pH: 3.6
TA: 6.51 g/L
Alcohol%: 14.9
Production: 550 cases
Winemaker: Sara Fowler
Vineyard Manager: Mark Neal

$100