1997 Melka CJ
CJ Cabernet Sauvignon
Napa Valley

Ripe aromatics of cedar, sweet vanilla and blueberries. Medium to full bodied, the wine is linear showing a big extraction of fruit. The finish is long and ripe with very polished tannins and firm acidity. A vibrant wine to be enjoyed in its youth.

100% Cabernet Sauvignon
100% Napa Valley

Production: 600 cases
Bottling: July 1999
Aging: 20 months in 59 gallon barrels; 45% new oak
Release: Fall 1999
Suggested Retail: $25.00

Recommended to drink or hold.

"November 1999 Red plum and black currant flavors, meaty texture, cedar notes and velvety tannins."

- The San Francisco Chronicle