2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Wautoma Springs Vineyard
90 pointsJul 31, 2016
90 pointsSep 01, 2016
Luscious aromas of dark berries lead to sumptuous elegant layers of blackberries, rich black cherries and hints of spice notes on the palate. The finish is silky, yet expressive.
Blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Total Acidity 0.58 g/100 mL
Alcohol Content: 14.5%
Barrel Aging: 60% new French oak barrels for 20 months
After a “classic” Washington vintage in 2012, the summer of 2013 was one of the warmest in the past decade with favorable temperature conditions extending into fall.
Accelerated ripening due to the warm season was slowed by cooler temperatures and light rain events in September. This aided in hang time development resulting in stellar fruit characters and flavors.
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