From vineyards in Oak Knoll and Yountville, this wine begins with a tranche of thick tannin and smoky barrel-influenced char. In the glass it evolves into a juicy, fruity delight, rich in dark plum and raspberry. Made to please Cabernet Sauvignon fans, it finishes in cedar and chocolate.
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Reviews wines from California.
Contributing Editor Virginie Boone has been with Wine Enthusiast since 2010, and reviews the wines of Napa and Sonoma. Boone began her writing career with Lonely Planet travel guides, which eventually led to California-focused wine coverage. She contributes to the Santa Rosa Press Democrat
and Sonoma Magazine
, and is a regular panelist and speaker on wine topics in California and beyond.