Snowden Cabernet Sauvignon Brothers Vineyard 2019Regular price $99.99
80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 18% Cabernet Franc, 2% Petit Verdot; Cabernet from 2 acre vineyard block on “Palomino Hill,” on Eastern ridge between Rutherford and St. Helena, Cabernet Franc from single acre; grapes organically grown at 800 – 850 ft altitude on rhyolite soils; hand harvested; fermented with native yeasts; malolactic fermentation in French oak barrels, 50% new; aged 17 months; bottled unfined and unfiltered.
The 2019 Cabernet Sauvignon Brothers Vineyard is the most delicate and transparent of the 2019s here. Crushed flowers, spice, mint and bright red-toned fruit accents lend subtlety and translucent finesse to this nicely balanced Cabernet Sauvignon.
Vinous - Antonio Galloni, September, 2021