What is it?
This is a blend of 83% cabernet sauvignon, 8% petite sirah, 4% merlot, 3% petit verdot, and 2% malbec from vineyards in Napa, Paso Robles and Monterey. Stock up on this great 2016 vintage (North Coast Cabernet score of 98pts).
What does it taste like?
It's a French oak barrel-aged cabernet with bold fruit and elegant texture. The bottle's back label declares that it "... has aromas of dark, and ripe fruit with flavors of dark chocolate and currant, making it a pleasure for any occasion."
Is it right for you?
It's from great vineyard locations and a great vintage. It over-delivers for the price and possesses excellent body, complexity, and texture. Fans of collectible Napa cabernets searching for something to drink between "splurge" bottles should consider stocking up on this excellent 2016 cabernet. This is great with food or without.
Is it ready to drink?
Yes! It will drink beautifully for the next 7-8 years.