Red Wines    Cabernet Sauvignon    Napa Valley    California   
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Date Printed: 10/31/2014
Trinchero Founders Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
Trinchero Founders Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
(search item no. 61441)

PRICE ON 10/31/2014: $42.99

Winemaker's Notes:

Grapes for this wine come predominantly from our home vineyard near the winery in St. Helena. To ferment the wine, Derek employs the "rack and return" fermentation technique favored by top Bordeaux chateaux, which enhances color and flavor while softening tannins. The wine ages 16-18 months in new French and American oak barrels before bottling.
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About Trinchero Napa Valley:

The Trinchero family has been making wine in the Napa Valley since 1948, and Trinchero Napa Valley serves to honor the legacy of foundery, Mario Trinchero. Wines bearing the Trinchero Napa Valley label are luxury-class, predominantly single-vineyard, wines from their Napa Valley estates. Ech is painstakingly handcrafted and produced in limited quantities. They source their grapes from 100 acres of estate vineyards in prime Napa Valley appellations, including St. Helena, Mount Veeder, Rutherford and Atlas Peak.