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Date Printed: 12/22/2014
Cain Concept 2002
Cain Concept 2002
(search item no. 85526)

PRICE ON 12/22/2014: $64.99

Winemaker's Notes:

Cain Concept - The Benchland is Cabernet Sauvignon from the classical "benchlands" of the Napa Valley. Cabernet grown on the eastern and western benches of Oakville, Rutherford, and St. Helena has defined the greatness of the Napa Valley for more than 100 years. In the Cain way, they blend using Cabernet Franc and Merlot to add nuance, structure, and length to the finish.
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About Cain Vineyard and Winery:

The Cain Vineyard site is truly spectacular, cradled in a bowl overlooking St. Helena from the top of the Spring Mountain District. In 1980, Joyce and Jerry Cain purchased part of the McCormick Ranch, a homestead dating back to the 1840's. The Cains were in search of a unique mountain property where they could realize their dream of planting the five classical Bordeaux varietals from which to draw one ideally structured wine, which would result as a blend of all five varieties. Jim and Nancy Meadlock joined the Cains in 1986, and in 1991 they purchased full ownership. The first Cain Five, the 1985 vintage was released in 1989. Cain produces four wines: Cain Five, Cain Cuvee, Cain Musque and Cain Concept.