Picked this one up at Vons, mainly because it's a five year bottle. The first winemaker of St. Francis, Joe Martin, planted the first Merlot grapes in the Sonoma Valley in 1971. ~$16 (on sale) | #cabernetsauvignon #stfrancis #sonoma
On the eyes: Deep Garnet, Opaque and Muted, Heavy Stain, Long Tears, No Gas/Particulates Present.
On the nose: Med Alcohol, Black Cherry, Currents with hints of Pepper, Violet and Tobacco.
On the tongue: Med+ Acid, Med+ Alcohol, Med Soft Tannins, Jammy Black Cherry and other Black Fruit. Herbaceous Violet with hints of Smoke and Pressed Meats. Med- Structure, Med- Complexity. — 5 years ago