1979 Vintage Tasting Notes
A seemingly perfect growing season from bud break to the beginning of harvest, the 1979 vintage was challenged by rains in September. Early harvesting yielded clean, well-balanced fruit and a wine of resilience and finesse.
Cabernet Sauvignon 80%, Cabernet Franc 16% and Merlot 4%
24 Months in new French oak
Our Aging Guideline Chart suggests: no further aging needed for this wine.