Dark garnet in color. On the nose, floral highlights of violets, vanilla and red fruit. Darke chocolate and berry jam on the palate, punctuated with graham cracker toastiness and hints of menthol.
A lovely Cabernet—this is made in a lighter style, but you don't need a heavy, big, rich Cab all of the time. With a silky mouthfeel and a pleasant texture of tannins to the cherry-berry fruit, it's elegant and easy to drink now.
In 1972, Bruce Markham arrived in Napa Valley with the dream of starting a winery. Intent on crafting world-class wines for years to come, he purchased the "little jewels" that are still the Markham vineyards today. He was a pioneer in what is now the very heart of Napa, buying premium vineyard land before many understood the tremendous potential the valley offered for producing fine wines. He also purchased a winery. Originally established by Jean... View More