WILSON FOREIGNER Valdiguie 16

wilson foreigner valdiguie

Second vintage for this tiny Napa winery owned/made by two families (see below for details). The grapes are from David & Christine Wilson’s family vineyard, “Rancho Chimiles,” Wooden Valley, southeast Napa’s Valley. A popular grape to grow in Napa in the 20th century, this 2 acre plot of Valdiguie is some of the last standing […]

CERRO Petit Verdot 13

Single vineyard, Valley floor Rutherford 100% Petit Verdot. Typically blended into Cabernet Sauvignon to add structure, this “P.V.” is indeed big, but not AS big as one might expect from the grape and the vintage. This is a good thing as a little less power allows more layers of flavor to emerge. Vanilla and toast […]

MOFFETT VINEYARDS Cabernet Reserve 14

Moffett Cabernet Sauvignon

If you’re into Napa Cabernets and on the look-out for the rare and less-discovered, here’s one for you to get. 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from a vinyeard in St Helena. It is very full-bodied, rich and packed full of deep Napa Cab flavors: black cherry liqueur, dark chocolate, boysenberries, roasted wild herbs and plenty of sweet […]