Aromas of sweet cherries, cassis and oak. The flavors
show great richness, depth and concentration. The tannins
and oak are beautifully balanced with the richness of the
The Following breakdown of the four
vineyards contributing the Stanleys fruit:
1. Price Vineyard: 1+ acre planting,
contiguous to Spottswoode early ripening. Low yield
production with excellent sugar/acid ratio.
2. Walther Vineyard: 2+ acres
planting near Caymus Vineyards alluvial canyon soil.
Grace Family clone close planting for added stress.
3. Corbett Vineyard: 1+ acre
also adjacent to the Moffett Vineyard. We planted this vineyard
ourselves in 1987.
4. Gemstone Vineyard: Yountville
AVA-An amazing vineyard which has 5 clones of Cabernet along
with Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and Petite Verdot. Most of this
wine is designated for our ultra premium Red Table Wine.
5. Holland Vineyard: 1 acre planted
adjacent to our Moffett Vineyard
6. Snowden Vineyard: mountain
vineyard source, sold fruit to Silver Oak, Vine Cliff and
Rombauer. Now they keep all their fruit and produce a high
end Cabernet under their own label