This full-bodied, dark berried, mouth-filling Cabernet is sourced from the Preston Vineyard located in the Rutherford Appellation. The region is known for its gravelly soils which produce rich, opulent red wines with fine-grained tannins and incredible complexity.
A PLATINUM MEDAL Cab that is sure to please. Consume now, or allow to age in your cellar and this cab will soon become your favorite as well and capture the attention of even the most discerning of wine connoisseurs.
A PLATINUM MEDAL Cab that is sure to please. Consume now, or allow to age in your cellar and this cab will soon become your favorite as well and capture the attention of even the most discerning of wine connoisseurs.<p><strong>10% case discount (12btls) applied at checkout.</strong></p>
Some of California’s most sought-after and expensive wines come out of the Rutherford AVA, the historical core of the Napa Valley and from where V. Sattui has been producing Preston Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignons for more than thirty-three years.
This premium proprietary blend which we have named Paradiso (Pahr-a DEEZ-0h) is from the vaunted 2007 vintage, widely considered one of the finest of the past decade or more. The blend is 56% Cabernet Sauvignon, 34% Merlot, 6% Petit Verdot and 4% Cabernet Franc.
The wine has a clear fix on varietal character, with distinctive blueberry, tobacco and black olive flavors that are ripe and complex. There are intriguing hints of violets, cocoa and spice, a slight minty edge and fine overall balance.
With a seductively aromatic nose of black truffle, cedar and mulberry this Morisoli Cabernet has suggestions of mint, dusty earth and leather. On the palate, there are deep, focused flavors of black cherry, wild blackberry, dark plum and chocolate. “Classic Napa Cabernet,” says Winemaker Brooks Painter. Drink now-2015.
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