The nose starts out with hints of cinnamon, leading into the rich red currant preserves, baking spices, and plum notes. The fore palate is full with red licorice dancing into the mid palate which is dominated by cherry cola flavors. The finish of this wine is long and will remind you of a delicious Italian espresso with a pinch of nutmeg.
Our 2009 Meritage is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and Malbec. Lush tannins and intense fruit flavors of black currant, blackberries, plums, and cocoa combine on the palate for an excellent structure. Notes of coffee and boysenberry jam add to the complexity of this wine.
This 100% Cabernet Franc kicks off with aromas of cassis, star of anise, ground nutmeg, mocha, pipe tobacco, and a hint of cherry. With rich flavors of salted caramel, cherries jubilee, and a fired crème brûlée, this mouth coating Cabernet Franc has you asking for more of its creamy tannins and deep flavors.
Our 2010 Meritage is a blend of noble Bordeaux style varieties that consistently deliver lush tannins and intense blue fruit flavors. Blueberries intermingle with hickory and licorice & black cherry plums. This Meritage is full bodied with rich chunky tannins with a lengthy finish that will beckon to open up another bottle.
The 2012 Family Collection Chardonnay begins with aromatics of vanilla, honeycomb, and apple pie spice. The bright, luscious fore palate opens up with tropical notes of lychee, jackfruit, and grilled pineapple before the lingering oak and Mexican vanilla round out this wine’s lengthy finish.
The nose begins with light notes of cedar, tobacco, and pencil shavings, finishing with a vanilla finale. Flavors of cardamom launch onto your palate enhancing the full and rich mouth feel. The svelte tannins create a smooth yet elongated finish.