The Federalist Bourbon Barrel-Aged Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

The Federalist Bourbon Barrel-Aged Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

$19.99
Availability:
  • In Stock
Varietal
Cabernet Sauvignon
Region
California
Alcohol
15

Overview

In the spirit of American craftsmanship, this unique Cabernet Sauvignon represents the bold, American tradition of aging in charred bourbon barrels. Sourced from Lodi in California, The Federalist Bourbon Barrel-Aged Cabernet Sauvignon intertwines bold fruit with rich, toasted vanilla and spice notes to deliver great flavor with every bottle.

Aging

Aged 6 months in American Oak and 6 months in charred bourbon barrels.

Fermentation

Different blocks were fermented separately to preserve ideal characteristics of each. Each block spends an average of 12 days on the skins.

Winemaker

Bryan Parker

Tasting Notes

Style

Complex, Full Bodied, Juicy, Rich

Flavor

Anise, Caramel, Cherry, Raspberry, Vanilla

Aroma

Berry aromas surrounded by the smoky and vanilla flavors typical of Bourbon barrels.

Taste

Good entrance, full-bodied with a long finish, fine tannins, juicy red fruit profile layered with a hint of sweetness from the oak, fresh and zippy, well-balanced