1987 Vintage

1987 followed the same early bud break pattern established in 1984. The growing season was dry, cool, and moderately long. An earlier-than-normal harvest yielded clean, well-balanced fruit. Showing great structure, the wines are generous and intense.

Cabernet Sauvignon 96%, Cabernet Franc 3% and
 Merlot 1%

Skin Contact:
24 Days

Barrel Aging:
18 Months 
in New French Oak

Our Aging Guideline Chart suggests: this wine is ready to drink, based on your preference.