Winemaker Notes Selective picking of Merlot and Cabernet Franc nicely complemented the Cabernet grapes harvested from Manley Lane (Banca Dorada Vineyard) in Rutherford, resulting in a supple, extractive wine with great depth of flavor.
91 - Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate, 2013
Blend and Grape Sources
80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc from 79% estate & 21% grower vineyards: 79% Banca Dorada Vineyard (Rutherford) and 21% Oakville growers.
Appellation Napa Valley
Aging/Cooperage 15 months in French oak barrels, new and once used