HIGHLANDS Cabernet Sauvignon, Oak Knoll - 2009 Closeout Sale

HIGHLANDS Cabernet Sauvignon, Oak Knoll - 2009 Closeout

Regular price $75.00 $60.00 Sale

$75  ON SALE NOW $60

WHY WE LOVE IT:

  • The great 2009 Vintage
  • 92 Points Wine Enthusiast
  • A beautiful, collector's wine at an amazing price!

WINEMAKER: Bradley Smith; Silenus

WHAT WE TASTED: Dense, concentrated aromas of dark fruit, cassis and oak. The palate boasts vibrant fruit notes that give way to silky soft tannins at this age.

AVA DESIGNATED: Oak Knoll, Napa Valley

WHAT WE PAIRED:

  • Vegetarian Moussaka; anything with tomatoes and cheese
  • Herb-crusted rack of lamb, gruyere mac and cheese
  • Seared New York steak, classic baked potato

PERSONALITY:  From a Silver Oak alumni partnering with a long time Chateau Montelena grape grower. Paul and Dan clearly know where the best grapes are!.

TECHNICAL:

  • Oak Knoll Cabernet Sauvignon with 15% Merlot 
  • 22 Months in 33% New French Oak
  • Small micro bin fermentation