Mount Veeder Winery Reserve Red 2003
Bordeaux Red Blends from Napa Valley, California
Mount Veeder was the first winery in California to have one vineyard planted to
all five Bordeaux varietals. The Mount Veeder Reserve is an elegant statement of
the winemaking philosophy that blending creates a wine more than the sum of its
parts. Crafted from small lots of exceptionally concentrated fruit from our three
ranches, this distinctive red wine is the essence of power and finesse.
Varietal Composition: 97% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Merlot, 1% Petit Verdot
Appearance: Dark garnet red
Aroma: Concentrated plum,... View More
Mount Veeder Winery is a dramatic estate with three vineyards carved high in the hillsides of the Mayacamas Mountains, overlooking southern Napa Valley. The property totals 121 acres, mostly forest and brush, out of which only 47 are planted to vine.
Vines ranging from 1,000–1,600 feet in elevation cling to rugged, steep slopes that offer cool conditions that lead to slow ripening, which extends the growing season. Mount Veeder is usually the last to harvest in... View More