2018 Far Niente Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

2018 Far Niente Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

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SKU: 001-CSN182C

Deeply reflective of Far Niente’s nearly four decades of crafting majestic Napa Cabernets, the 2018 release is classically beautiful with rich fruit flavors and a silky texture from start to finish.

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Tasting Notes
An elegant perfume of mixed berries, baking spice, dried lavender and thyme open onto a full palate layered with expansive mixed berry, black tea, toasted oak and spice flavors. Focused and fresh, fine grained tannins support the wine throughout, while the finish is silky, long and lifted.
Vineyard Notes
The 2018 vintage combines select vineyards in Calistoga, Oak Knoll, St. Helena, Stags Leap, Diamond Mountain, and Yountville that complement our estate vineyards in Oakville. Cabernet has been a hallmark of Far Niente’s winemaking program beginning with its very first vintage in 1982. The marriage of these diverse vineyard sites has allowed us to craft our finest expression of Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon. This wine exemplifies our nearly four decades of mastery in growing and making Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.
Wine Specs
Vintage
2018
Varietal
Cabernet Sauvignon
Appellation
Napa Valley
Harvest Date
September 26 – November 7, 2018
Aging
17 months in French oak (65% new, 35% once-used)
Alcohol %
14.5

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