2016 Napa Valley Oakville
100% Cabernet Sauvignon
4 Barrels, 100 Cases
Vaca Mountain red clay loam, Magic Mountain
Boomer gravelly loam, volcanic composites
20 months 70% new French oak
National Iowa Day Release February 8th, 2019
The She that started CRU9, the 9th Child from Iowa, from a “crr” of 9 celebrates her roots with this muscular cabernet.
Once upon a time, in 1969, a Stone man and a Cole woman had a baby girl — She has found her super powers.
Penetrating smells and flavors, long finish. Sweet tobacco, ripe red currant, dark chocolate, brown spices, bing cherry, wet stone.