1999 Melka CJ
CJ Cabernet Sauvignon
Napa Valley

The aromatics show vanilla, caramel and blackberries. The wine is delicious; the entrance is round with a nice soft texture, it is juicy and finishes with perfumed bright cherry.

100% Cabernet Sauvignon
100% Napa Valley

Production: 600 cases
Bottling: June 2001
Release: 20 months in 59 gallon barrels; 45% new oak
Aging: Fall 2001
Suggested Retail: $31.50

Recommended to drink or hold.

". . . this is a wine that shows character, elegance and charm, all of which typify the winemaking style of Philippe Melka."

- Garret Murphy - Vintner's Collective