2005 Melka Métisse
Jumping Goat Vineyard
Napa Valley

This wine is outstandingly rich exhibiting aromatics and flavors of creme de cassis and spice box along with vanilla and coffee bean. It displays concentration and elegance with balance and silky tannins. It is a fullbodied wine with superb richness and complex layers.

92% Cabernet Sauvignon and 8% Petit Verdot
100% Napa Valley

Production: 475 cases of 750ml; 60 bottles of 1.5L
Bottling: June 2007
Aging: 19 months in 59 gallon barrels, 75% new oak
Release: Spring 2008
Suggested Retail: $125.00

Recommended to hold

"This is a sensational wine that can be drunk now or cellared for at least two decades."

- Robert Parker, Jr. - Wine Advocate, December 2007