1985 Vintage Tasting Notes
One of Napa Valley’s best vintages in a decade, 1985 saw an early budbreak, a long, moderate growing season, and dry, warm weather during harvest. Wines are rich, supple, and very aromatic, showing great balance and length.
Cabernet Sauvignon 90%, Cabernet Franc 4% and Merlot 6%
17 Months in new French oak
Our Aging Guideline Chart suggests: this wine is ready to drink, based on your preference.