Enticing aromas of dark cherry, brambly berry, bay leaf,
anise, and toasty oak layer on the nose, highlighted by notes of clove
and black pepper. Intense and complex.
Full-bodied and robust. Well-knit flavors of dark cassis,
cherries, bay leaf, and vanilla are interwoven in this rich and
structured wine. Dense mountain expression fills the palate, with
nuances of clove, plum, and sage lingering on the finish.
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