2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Lex Julia

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Lex Julia

Bold Cabernet Sauvignon from the Meola Vineyard in Alexander Valley

Available for Wine Club members only, limit 2 bottles

Tasting Notes

DOUBLE GOLD 2017 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. Double Gold (Unanimous Gold voted by a five-member judging panel)

Production Notes

Hand-harvested and sorted. Fermented in one-ton open top fermentors with two daily punch downs, 18 days.

Winemaker Notes

This is a lovely bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon, as I write this, it is young by any standard. That said, allowed to breathe for a few hours before serving will make you wish you had opened two.

Cooperage Notes

60% New French Oak: Tonnellerie Troy and Seguin Moreau Barrels

AppellationAlexander Valley
VarietalCabernet Sauvignon
PairingGrilled, or Roasted Beef, New York Strip, or Prime Rib, Breast of Lamb, Chicago Style Pork Chops....
DrinkableThru 2026
Harvest Date2013-10-01
Harvest Brix25.3°
ph Level3.65
Residual Sugar1.69%