Brace yourself for a harmonious and balanced wine with velvety tannins and ripe black fruit flavors of blackberry and cassi. Licorice and cedar add complexity to a smooth finish producing a drink that's a perfect match for meat and mushrooms.
The 2009 Mirage Vineyards Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon from San Lucas was blended with Paso Robles Merlot, Petit Verdot, and Petit Sirah to create a robust varietal blend. It is a readily approachable wine, that conjures aromas and flavors of luscious cherries and piquant blackberries as well as notes of sage, cedar; tar, pepper, nutmeg and mint, while its supple tannins hold the components together to create a wonderfully nuanced finish.
A fruit-forward wine with layers of generous dark berry and cherry aromas. Flavors emphasize cassis, raspberry and cherry with a hint of cedar. An easy-to-enjoy wine and example of what makes Cabernet Sauvignon so popular all around the world. This classic California Cab was one of our expert wine panel's favorites from 2011.