Region: Napa Valley AVA - California, US
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
Black currant preserves, allspice, and freshly poured concrete. Full bodied, steely, and loaded with luscious fruit.
Château Brillette, Haut Brillette
Region: Moulis-en-Médoc AOC - Bordeaux, France
Varietals: Cabernet Franc, Merlot
This Bordeaux has some seriously broad shoulders. Whenever we can get a little eucalyptus with our blackberries we're thrilled. Sprinkle some pepper on the finish along with those firm tannins and you're all set.
Region: Umbria Rosso IGT - Umbria, Italy
Varietals: Sangiovese (80%), Malvasia Nera (10%), Colorino (10%)
Elegantly structured, thyme, rosemary, and tomato on the vine. A ripe, earthy blend with serious finesse.