ABOUT THIS WINE
80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 14% Cabernet Franc, 6% Merlot. Harvest took place on August 25 (Merlot) and September 7 (Cabernet Franc). Maceration took place for 17 days in stainless steel tanks (native yeasts, whole cluster). The wine was barrel-aged for 19 months in 37% new French Oak (Bossuet & Sylvain).
ABOUT THIS PRODUCER
Ashes & Diamonds Winery is a love letter to Napa Valley as it was when it took the world stage in the 1960s, revealing itself, along with Santa Cruz, as a geological wonderland capable of world-class wines.
Located at the gateway of Napa Valley along its main artery, Highway 29, Ashes & Diamonds Winery’s mid-century approach extends to its architecture. As an homage, the iconic zig-zag roof and portholes are a few of the iconic references to the heritage of California mid-century modern design, seamlessly integrated with a state-of-the-art wine production facility surrounded by light, airy landscapes and playful, rolling berms.
Ashes & Diamonds Winery is the ultimate convergence of modern and old-school flavors, committed to offering a wide-ranging group of wines that adhere to an ethos of light-handed winemaking and transparency of terroir.