2005 Ciel du Cheval Vineyard : Red Mountain
Ciel du Cheval Vineyard is one of the premier vineyards in Washington State. Located in the AVA of Red Mountain it is blessed with warm days and cool nights that ensure mature ripe flavors will dominate. This Cabernet heavy blend is showing fruit wrapped in a bold structure of tannins that coat your mouth with each sip and go on forever. Please enjoy....
38% Cabernet Sauvignon
25% Cabernet Franc
pH 3.73, TA 6.3 g/L
Bottled on 6/23/07; 200 cases were produced. This wine was aged for 21 months in 63% new oak barrels (38% new Vicard American Oak M+TH, 25% new Vernou French Allier MTH.)