Hess Collection Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon

Vintage: 2009
Blend: 82% Cabernet Sauvignon, 14% Malbec, 2% Merlot, 2% Petit Verdot
Appellation: Mount Veeder, Napa Valley
Analysis: Alcohol: 14.2% | pH: 3.87 | TA: 0.57g/100mL
Aging: 20 months in 80% new French oak
Vineyard: Hess Veeder Hills Vineyard, altitude of 600-1,120 feet above sea level.
Tasting Notes: The wine aromas open up to blackberry and cassis with a hint of cedar in the background. The wine has a rich entry, which leads to a full mid-palate and a long, soft finish. The flavors mimic that of the aroma with dark fruit and a hint of chocolate on the finish.