MOFFETT VINEYARD - ESTATE
First of drought years, production down 20%. Early harvest
with excellent fruit, riper than 86 vintage.
Produced rich, complex wine with black cherry flavors, medium
to full tannins, good acidity, and nuances of smoky oak with
herbal and minty flavors. 94 rating and listed in the top
ten California Cabernets by The Wine Spectator. One of six
Cabernets out of 143 to receive an outstanding
by the Underground Wine Journal.
100 % Moffett Vineyard / Rutherford Napa Valley
95% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Cabernet Franc
Tons per Acre: 3
Number of Cases: 1,100 cs.
Barrel Aging: 26 months in French Oak, 50 % new
Brix it was picked at: 24
Alcohol: 13. %
Release Date was September 1, 1990