Mount Veeder was the first winery in California to have one vineyard planted to all five Bordeaux
varietals. The Mount Veeder Reserve is an elegant statement of the winemaking philosophy that
blending creates a wine more than the sum of its parts. Crafted from small lots of exceptionally
concentrated fruit from our three ranches, this distinctive red wine is the essence of power and
Deep ruby in appearance with rich aromas of mountain fruit, brambly berry, coffee, bay, and cassis fill the nose. Hints of licorice, vanilla and cocoa add to the complexity. The flavor is powerful and dense, with a big, supple mouthfeel carrying deep layers of blackberry, sage, plum and chocolate. Rich and well-structured, with mouth-filling tannins and toasty notes of sweet oak. The full-bodied palate leads to a long complex finish of blackberry, anise, and cocoa.
Blend: 76% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Merlot, 7% Malbec