2013 Cardinal Rule Cabernet Sauvignon

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SKU:
13cab
UPC:
638029012003

Varietal:100%Cabernet Sauvignon

Winemaker: Erik Miller

 

Appellation:DryCreekValley

Harvest:September 2013

BarrelAging:23monthson FrenchandAmericanoakbarrels

Fermentation:Tank fermented

CasesProd:1350

Alcohol:14.3%

Classic in style, this Cabernet Sauvignon is a pure reflection of the Dry Creek Valley.  Grown on the steep hillsides of West Dry Creek, these vines were planted over 30 years ago and bring a beautiful balance to the vines.  Cherry  and cassis are evident to the nose along with a dusty slate - characteristics of the best Old World cabernet sauvignons. In the mouth, ripe red and dark berry flavors dominate, with a hint of peppery and spice notes.  This wine is sure to reward you as it ages for the next 10+ years.  This wine is an excellent companion to a grilled steak, lamb chops or a great burger.

 

We are pleased that our 2013 Cardinal Rule Cabernet Sauvignon has been chosen by Stanford as the Governor's selection for the 2018 Stanford Wine Program

 

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