2017 Skull & Chain Red Mountain Cabernet Tasting Note
Dusty and earthy, there are aromatics of red flowers and forest floor that lead to flavors of dried apple, fruit leather and allspice. This wine has robust tannins with a balanced acid maintaining full fruit flavor. It finishes with sweet alcohol, mixed berry and Santa Rosa plum.
Vineyards: The Benches Vineyard & Skyfall Vineyard
Varietal Blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Appellation: Red Mountain
Harvest Date: October 13th – November 1st 2017
Ageing Regime: 25 months in barrel, 40% New French Oak