1999 Melka Métisse
Métisse Proprietary Red
This wine comes entirely from hillside vineyards located exclusively in the Napa Valley. The color is a deep, dark, and dense red. The nose has extremely complex layers of dark fruits, exotic dry fruits, cola, oil, hazelnut and vanilla with silkiness and clove spice. The wine is well structured, elegant and seductive. It shows concentration with a long ripe finish.
80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc
Production: 450 cases of 750ml; 30 cases of 1.5L
Recommended to hold.
"Combining Bordeaux's elegant, highly nuanced style with Napa's sweet, ripe, concentrated fruit,
- Robert Parker Jr., - August 2000