Lewelling Vineyards 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5’ x 9’ vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 709 Cases
  • pH: 3.90
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.60
  • Harvest Date: September 15, 2014
  • Brix at Harvest: 27.4
  • Aging: 18 months in 70% new French oak barrels 
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on May 30,2017 
  • Release Date: September 15, 2018

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Aromas of cocoa, vanilla and leather, together with dark brambleberry. 

Flavor: Black currant and bright berry balanced with cedar and dusty earth, luscious texture, gripping spice and a lingering finish. 

Lewelling 2015 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 389 Cases
  • pH: 3.95
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.61
  • Harvest Date: September 15, 2015
  • Brix at Harvest: 27.4
  • Aging: 18 months in 80% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on May 30,2017
  • Release Date: September 15, 2018

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Aromas of ruby fruit, flowers, anise and sweet oak. 

Flavor: Bold cherry and lush violets, clove and stone, layered tannin and spice, mouth filling richness and a tremendous finish. 

Lewelling Vineyards 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5’ x 9’ vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 635 Cases
  • pH: 3.90
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.58
  • Harvest Date: September 23, 2014
  • Brix: 27.4
  • Aging: 18 months in 70% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 25, 2016
  • Release Date: September 15, 2017

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: An enticing mix of sweet red cherry, currant, and espresso aromas.

Flavor: Bright ruby fruit with cassis, spice, and mineral flavors; chewy mid-palate tannins, marvellous texture and a lengthy finish.

Lewelling 2014 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 429 Cases
  • pH: 3.94
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.57
  • Harvest Date: September 23, 2014
  • Brix: 27.4
  • Aging: 18 months in 80% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 25, 2016
  • Release Date: September 15, 2017

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Sumptuous aromas of rich berry fruit, coffee, and vanilla.

Flavor: Dark berries mingled with espresso, chocolate, sweet oak and vanilla; mouthfilling richness, layered complexity, and a lingering finish.

Lewelling Vineyards 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 786 Cases
  • pH: 3.82
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.60
  • Harvest Date: September 25, 2013
  • Brix: 27.4
  • Aging: 18 months in 70% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 6, 2015
  • Release Date: September 15, 2016

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: A blend of black cherry, blackberry, vanilla and sweet smoke aromas.

Flavor: Enticing blackberry, cherry and cassis fruit mixed with spice and licorice; substantial, velvety tannins, marvellous texture and a lengthy finish.

Lewelling 2013 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 446 Cases
  • pH: 3.80
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.58
  • Harvest Date: September 25, 2013
  • Brix: 27.4
  • Aging: 18 months in 80% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 6, 2015
  • Release Date: September 15, 2016

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Sumptuous aromas of dark berries, spice, toasty oak and espresso.

Flavor: Sweet blackberry and cassis flavors mingled with tobacco, mineral and charcoal; full-bodied with bold, ageworthy tannins, mouth-filling richness, layered complexity, and a lingering finish.

Lewelling Vineyards 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 715 Cases
  • pH: 3.73
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.61
  • Harvest Date: October 21, 2012
  • Brix: 27.4
  • Aging: 17 months in 100% French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 6, 2014
  • Release Date: September 15, 2015

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Aromas of Bing cherry, currant and blackberry fruit; cocoa, vanilla, and baking spices.

Flavor: Intense blackberry, cassis, plum, and cherry; coffee, anise and mineral; full-bodied, with fresh acidity, sweet, silky tannins and a rich mouth-feel.

Lewelling 2012 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 416 Cases
  • pH: 3.78
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.59
  • Harvest Date: October 21, 2012
  • Brix: 27.4
  • Aging: 17 months in 80% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 6, 2014
  • Release Date: September 15, 2015

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Enticing aromas of blackberry, black currant, expresso, and exotic spice.

Flavor: Concentrated black cherry, plum, licorice, mineral and coffee flavors; full-bodied, with balanced ripeness, dense, polished tannins, layered richness and a long finish.

Lewelling Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 507 Cases
  • pH: 3.81
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.59
  • Harvest Date: October 22, 2011
  • Brix: 24.8
  • Aging: 17 months in 80% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 21, 2013
  • Release Date: September 15, 2014

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Aromas of cassis, raspberry and blueberry with hints of espresso coffee, mint, fresh herbs and spice.

Flavor: Black cherry, blackcurrant and brambleberry flavors mingled with mineral, spice and dark cocoa, finishing with silky tannins.

Lewelling Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 663 Cases
  • pH: 3.79
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.61
  • Harvest Date: October 21, 2010
  • Brix: 27.5
  • Aging: 18 months in 100% French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 22, 2012
  • Release Date: September 15, 2013

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: An enticing mix of sweet black cherry, currant, dark cocoa, and toasty oak aromas.

Flavor: A blend of blackberry and black cherry fruit mixed with cassis, mineral, espresso and tobacco flavors; round, chewy tannins, marvellous texture and a lengthy finish.

Lewelling 2010 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 374 Cases
  • pH: 3.81
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.59
  • Harvest Date: October 21, 2010
  • Brix: 27.5
  • Aging: 18 months in 80% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 22, 2012
  • Release Date: September 15, 2013

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Sumptuous aromas of rich dark berries, cassis, vanilla, and sweet smoke.

Flavor: Bing cherry, blackcurrant and blackberry flavors mingled with spice box, mineral and dark cocoa; velvety tannins, mouthfilling richness, layered complexity, and a lingering finish.

Lewelling Vineyards 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 664 Cases
  • pH: 3.78
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.61
  • Harvest Date: October 6, 2009
  • Brix: 27.6
  • Aging: 16 months in 100% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 17, 2011
  • Release Date: September 15, 2012

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Red cherry, plum and bramble berry aromas with hints of cedar and chocolate.

Flavor: Vibrant blackberry, plum and tart cherry fruit intermingled with allspice, white pepper and vanilla; polished tannins and a long finish.

Lewelling 2009 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 380 Cases
  • pH: 3.80
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.59
  • Harvest Date: October 6, 2009
  • Brix: 27.6
  • Aging: 17 months in 80% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 17, 2011
  • Release Date: September 15, 2012

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Enticing raspberry, cassis, and red plum aromas mixed with notes of chocolate and toasty oak.

Flavor: Rich blueberry, Bing cherry and red raspberry flavors mingled with woodsmoke, earth, and spice; mouth-filling, velvety tannins and a complex, lingering finish.

Lewelling Vineyards 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 766 Cases
  • pH: 3.86
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.59
  • Harvest Date: October 1, 2008
  • Brix: 27.6
  • Aging: 18 months in 100% French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 11, 2010
  • Release Date: September 15, 2011

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Evocative red plum, dark berry, and ruby red cherry aromas mingled with notes of anise, almond blossom, espresso, and charcoal.

Flavor: Blackberry, creme de cassis, and tart cherry flavors; baking spice, mineral, coffee, and cedar; full-bodied with sweet, round tannins, impeccable balance and lively acidity.

Lewelling 2008 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 432 Cases
  • pH: 3.84
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.57
  • Harvest Date: October 1, 2008
  • Brix: 27.6
  • Aging: 16 months in 100% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 11, 2010
  • Release Date: September 15, 2011

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Sumptuous aromas of blackberry, cassis, Bing cherry and spice mixed with highlights of tobacco, cedar, vanilla and anise.

Flavor: Concentrated black plum, black cherry, and cassis flavors; allspice, dark cocoa, juniper and sweet smoke; exceptional depth and complexity; multi-layered richness; mouthfilling, velvety tannins and a lingering finish.

Lewelling Vineyards 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 726 Cases
  • pH: 3.80
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.55
  • Harvest Date: October 2, 2007
  • Brix: 27.4
  • Aging: 15 months in 100% French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 12, 2009
  • Release Date: September 15, 2010

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Intense black cherry, plum, and berry aromas intermingled with notes of anise, pain grille, and cedar.

Flavor: Rich cherry, red plum and raspberry flavors; white pepper, tobacco, and allspice; full-bodied with sweet, chewy tannins, balanced ripeness and fresh acidity.

Lewelling 2007 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Case Production: 443 Cases
  • pH: 3.79
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.56
  • Harvest Date: October 2, 2007
  • Brix: 27.4
  • Aging: 19 months in 100% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 12, 2009
  • Release Date: September 15, 2010

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: An enticing mix of black fruit, tobacco and toasty oak aromas mingled with highlights of vanilla, cedar and licorice.

Flavor: Concentrated black cherry, cassis, blueberry pie and espresso flavors; sweet smoke, anise and cedar; mouth-filling complexity and layered richness; dense but polished tannins and a very long finish.

Lewelling Vineyards 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 97% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Cabernet Franc
  • Case Production: 906 Cases
  • pH: 3.73
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.59
  • Harvest Date: October 27, 2006
  • Brix: 26.8
  • Aging: 16 months in 96% French and 4% American oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 21, 2008
  • Release Date: September 15, 2009

TASTING NOTES

Bouquet: An enticing mix of sweet black cherry, chocolate, and tobacco aromas.

Flavor: A blend of bramble berry and black cherry fruit mixed with exotic spice, earth, and tobacco flavors, backed by substantial, velvety tannins, marvellous texture and a lengthy finish.

Lewelling 2006 Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Appellation: Napa Valley
  • Vineyard Site: 1/2 mile south of St. Helena on Lewelling Lane, an alluvial fan at the base of the western foothills
  • Soil: Bale gravelly loam
  • Vines: Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc on 110R rootstock
  • Trellis: Vertical, 7-wire; 5' x 9' vine spacing; cane pruned
  • Composition: 95% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc
  • Case Production: 541 Cases
  • pH: 3.74
  • TA (g/100ml): 0.58
  • Harvest Date: October 27, 2006
  • Brix: 26.8
  • Aging: 20 months in 100% new French oak barrels
  • Finishing: Bottled unfined and filtered on August 21, 2008
  • Release Date: September 15, 2009

Tasting Notes

Bouquet: Sumptuous aromas of rich dark berries, vanilla, and sweet smoke.

Flavor: Sweet black cherry and blackberry flavors mingled with tobacco, mineral and wood smoke; bold, substantial tannins, mouthfilling richness, layered complexity, and a strong finish.