Cabernet Sauvignon, 2016

Produced by Ranch Road Vineyards

This wine is the epitome of a Sonoma County Cab. This small-lot wine is made from the highest-quality mountain fruit in the region and receives extensive sun on its steep and hilly vineyards through the year. Our Cab has notes of juicy blackberry and redwood, reminiscent of its origins. With a lush and velvety vanilla note paired with spicy pepperiness on the backside, this dry Cab is a fan favorite. We recommend serving this wine to accompany a steak or cheddar burger, or saving for date night. This Cabernet can age up to 5 years to open up for further complexity and depth, or you can enjoy it now!

Icons/location pin Dry Creek Valley, Sonoma, California
Icons/wine/red California-style Cabernet Sauvignon
Icons/star Rare wine (180 cases produced)

$39.00

The details

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Structure
  • Tannin
  • Body
  • Acidity
  • Sweetness
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Food Pairing

Grilled Portabello Mushroom, Beef Short Rib, Hamburger

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Tasting Notes

Blackberry, Black Pepper, Vanilla, Redwood, Bell Pepper

What's cool?

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Noteworthy Topography

Our Cabernet Sauvignon is grown on one of the highest elevations in the Dry Creek AVA, and wineries used to use our fruit for $60-$100 bottles.

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Other

Our Cabernet vineyards used to be former prune orchards.

Sonoma, California

Ranch Road Vineyards

Proudly the highest elevation fruit in Sonoma, Ranch Road Vineyards is a woman-owned wine label celebrating the journey - with wine in hand. Our wines are single-vineyard summery Chardonnay and juicy Cabernet made of grapes grown meticulously in our family vineyards in Healdsburg.

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Nerdy Details

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What's in the bottle
Cabernet Sauvignon (100%)
ABV: 13.8%
Harvest
Cabernet Sauvignon from 25 year old vines from Sonoma County (100%). Harvested on 2016-10-25 .
Winemaking
Aging
Wine was aged for 18 months in a mix of new and neutral barrels.
Bottled on: 2018-04-01