The 2004 Mt. Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon distills the essence of this
appellation into a powerful and complex wine that emphasizes pure
fruit flavors and supple tannins. The distinctive Mt. Veeder
presentation of deep black cherry and cassis carries through from first
sip to an impressive finish, while round, ripe mountain tannins
provide the backbone for cellaring.
Aroma: A lovely bouquet of deep black cherry, cassis and cedar with
underlying mountain perfume.
Flavors: Luscious, pure black cherry and
cassis, enhanced with licorice, cocoa, and bay leaf nuances.
expressive "Mt. Veeder" character of dark berry and cassis is long and
lingering, backed by supple tannins and notes of tobacco and vanilla.
A complex, inviting, and beautifully balanced wine with pure
flavors and a fine tannin structure, exhibiting power and grace.