Battle Family Vineyards

2015 CABERNET SAUVIGNON

$125.00 /750ml

This wine is no longer available for purchase.

THE WINE

The second vintage of our flagship estate frown reserve wine from our sustainably farmed vineyard in Alexander Valley. 

TASTING NOTES

The 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon embodies our cool climate hillside vineyard. Elegant and well balanced with elongated tannins and complex layers of forest floor, graphite, sage, and dark fruit. Drinking beautifully now, and will continue to age gracefully for decades to come.

ACCOLADES

"From a small site where the appellationo overlaps with Chalk Hill, Winemaker Patrick Sullivan has crafter an elegant expression of the variety. It displays complex layers of soy, currant, cedar and clove. Earthy and delicate in texture, it finishes with firm tannins and hints of sage and forest." Virginie Boone, Wine Enthusiast - 92 points.

RELEASE DATE | November, 2018
APPELLATION | Alexander Valley
VARIETAL | Cabernet Sauvignon
HARVEST DATES | September 23rd, 2015 and September 30th, 2015.
FERMENTATION | Cold-soaked for 5 days before 100% Native Primary and Secondary Fermentation
BARREL AGING | Barreled for 20 months in 100% Taransaud French Oak barrels (90% new) before bottling.
ALCOHOL | 13.9
CASES PRODUCED | 175