Taking a magnifying glass to the Estate, the Reserve Cabernet comes from the most expressive blocks in the vineyard and from the best lots in the winery. This is a special wine and vintage to enjoy during the holidays or send a little cheer to a special person. For a limited time, presented in a fire-etched wooden box.
83% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Petit Verdot, 5% Malbec
Aromas of wild berry, plum, leather, and roasted pork belly. Lush and velvety, a dark fruit entry layers the palate with black cherry, blueberry, and dusty cocoa nibs. Finishing with suedy tannins and balanced with notes of mushroom, tobacco, and coffee bean. For a limited time, presented in a fire-etched wooden box.
Varietals: 86% Cabernet Sauvignon, 14% Petit Verdot
Exhibiting rich characteristics of dark complex fruits, minerality and balanced intensity, the layers of this wine truly reflect our vineyards terroir. For a limited time, presented in a fire-etched wooden box.
The Proprietary Left Bank Blend showcases two famous Bordeaux signature grape varietals, grown on our Rutherford estate. A perfect blend for the upcoming holidays or to send as a gift to someone special. For a limited time, presented in a fire-etched wooden box.
Varietals: 58% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 8% Petit Verdot, 4% Malbec | Aging: 18 months in 60% new tight-grain French oak
Elegant and dark, the wine gracefully dances across the palate with flavors ranging from lush blackberry preserve, rhubarb pie, and sage. Supple and layered with refined tannins, the mid-palate is enhanced with notes of mocha leading to chocolate-covered cherries on the finish. For a limited time, presented in a fire-etched wooden box.
83% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Petit Verdot, 7% Malbec, 1% Merlot
Entry is elegant and builds to a luscious mid-palate full of freshly picked berries, black licorice, and cassis. The wine continues to build up to a brooding finish that is dark, lingering on the palate with leather and cocoa dust, begging to be revisited.
Elegant and dark, the wine gracefully dances across the palate with flavors ranging from lush blackberry preserve, rhubarb pie, and sage. Supple and layered with refined tannins, the mid-palate is enhanced with notes of mocha leading to chocolate-covered cherries on the finish.
Varietals: 83% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Petit Verdot, 7% Malbec, 1% Merlot | Aging: 19 months in 70% new tight-grain French oak
Deep, dark, juicy flavors of cassis and black cherries on entry are balanced by espresso, berry pie, and baking spice. The lavish finish unfolds with deep, round tannins, balanced by jubilant acidity with nuances of espresso and mocha.
Varietals: 96% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Petit Verdot, 2% Merlot | Aging: 95% New French Oak, 18 months
Creamy, rich, and generous, this wine shows essences of plum, clove and cigar box which marry well with hints of dried herbs, licorice, and tarragon. The compelling finish unfolds with breadth and a lovely tension between the wine’s mouthwatering acidity and pleasing tannins. For a limited time, presented in a fire-etched wooden box.
Varietals: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon | Aging: 21 months in 80% New French Oak
Inspired by the famous left bank blends of Bordeaux, the rich tones of espresso and dark chocolate of this wine give way to softened strawberry, ripe black cherry, and honeyed starfruit. Geranium and lavender beautifully highlight this wine’s soft, velvety finish.
54% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 1% Petit Verdot | 15 cases produced
Inspired by the famous left bank blends of Bordeaux, our version is old-world finesse meets California opulence. A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, artfully combining these varietals have resulted in a graceful yet complex wine. Subtle, soft, and sophisticated, this is our most nuanced blend.
51% Merlot 49% Cabernet Sauvignon | 15 cases produced
Complex, layered aromatics of Christmas spice, white pepper, plum sauce, summer berries, lavender, and toasted almond. This nuanced blend boasts a rich, round palate, balanced tannins, and a long warm finish. For a limited time, presented in a fire-etched wooden box.
39% Cabernet Sauvignon, 32% Petit Verdot, 29% Malbec | 15 cases produced
Aromatics are intense, with raspberry, blueberry, exotic fruit, and orange zest complemented by layered floral notes. A graceful black cherry entry builds to a lush mid-palate of cassis and dusty cocoa. The finish is boastful and earth-driven with notes of smoke, vanilla, and dried violets. For a limited time, presented in a fire-etched wooden box.
46% Cabernet Sauvignon, 24% Malbec, 20% Petit Verdot, 9% Petite Sirah | 15 cases produced
Plush notes of ripe plum on the entry followed by red cassis, raspberry, traces of dark chocolate, and leather. Incredibly dense and powerful, this wine finishes with supple tannins, bright acidity, and earth-driven tones of lavender, forest floor, allspice, and Rutherford dust.
Varietals: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Petit Verdot, 9% Malbec, 6% Merlot | Aging: 18 months in 60% new French oak
This wine is a mélange of Cabernet Sauvignon with other varietals that thrive here on our Rutherford Estate. The varietal composition changes each year, but the fruit-forward and complex nature of this special wine remains consistent.
50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 36% Petit Verdot, 14% Malbec | 15 cases produced
Energetic and precise, with a focused, fruit-forward palate of boysenberry and ripe persimmon that transitions seamlessly into bold spice box tones and a medley of savory Italian spices. The finish is unforgettably graceful with juicy, mouth-watering acidity.
Varietals: 50% Sangiovese, 47% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Petit Verdot | Aging: 20 months in, 65% new oak & 100% French Oak