1983 Vintage Tasting Notes
Rains in August were followed by dry, windy weather in September that protected Napa Valley’s red varietals from exposure to rot. A greatly reduced crop level produced lean, well-balanced wines for medium-term aging.
Cabernet Sauvignon 80%, Cabernet Franc 13% and Merlot 7%
23 Months in new French oak
Our Aging Guideline Chart suggests: no further aging needed for this wine.