2011 Cabernet Franc bottle shot

2011 Cabernet Franc

Nose
Herbaceous aromatics fill the glass complemented by rustic tones of sweet cedar and clove with a hint of blueberry.

Palate
A bright and Zesty mouthfeel with bold flavors of dark plum, black currant, red fruits, and vanilla.

Finish
Dark red fruits linger and mingle with dried red currant and spice finishing long and soft. 

Vintage Weather

Provided by Napa Valley Vintners

Challenging year in the vineyard reaps rewards in the cellar

What began with a wet winter and spring continued with rainfall into mid-June that delayed bloom and disrupted fruit set resulting in shatter in parts of the region set the stage for a long, cooler-than-average growing season with a later-than-average harvest beset with autumn rain storms.

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