Our 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon exhibits aromas of blackberry, tobacco, black licorice and leather. Flavors of dark berry and chocolate meld with hints of herbaceousness, vanilla and toasted oak, creating a smooth mouthfeel and a long-lasting finish.
Wine Color: Red
Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon
Appellation: Napa Valley
Winemaker: Karl D. Wente
This fruit was grown in our Wente Napa vineyard located in the Napa Valley.
Fermentation was completed in small, half ton fermenters and punched down twice daily.
The wine was aged for 16 months in a combination of French, Eastern European, and American oak.