1987 Vintage Tasting Notes

1987 followed the same early budbreak pattern established in 1984. The growing season was dry, cool, and moderately long. An earlier-than-normal harvest yielded clean, well-balanced fruit. Showing great structure, the wines are generous and intense.

Cabernet Sauvignon 96%, Cabernet Franc 3% and Merlot 1%

Skin Contact:
24 Days

Barrel Aging:
18 Months in new French oak

Our Aging Guideline Chart suggests: this wine is ready to drink, based on your preference.

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