Clos Du Val

2010 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon

California: Napa Valley

Offer Expired:Apr 17, 2014 at 11:59 pm
$38.00
Avg. Price

Mission Briefing

Codename:

Clos Call

Today’s Clos Du Val 2010 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is offered to you with our boldest recommendation!

An absolutely delicious wine, packed with concentrated dark fruit, mushroomy earth, and subtle hints of lavender, our tasting panel flipped for this Cab.

Coming from a 99 Point vintage, at over 30% off, with a very limited availability, this gem WILL_ sell out - so please don’t wait to get yours!

Tasting Profile

Look:

Nearly opaque crimson in the center of the glass, with only a hint of a lighter ruby ring around the edge.

Smell:

Deep aromas of black fruit, highlighted by blackberry and sweet plum, layered overtop hints of mushroomy earth, sandalwood, violet, and black peppercorn.

Taste:

Lush and robust on the palate, with concentrated stewed dark fruit flavors of black cherry, boysenberry, and black currant mingling with sweet tobacco leaf, espresso bean, dark chocolate, sage, and pomegranate black tea.

Finish:

Smooth and supple on the finish, with very well integrated, velvety tannins and lingering flavors of dark fruit.

Pairing:

A perfectly grilled New York Strip, served with a sage and balsamic reduction drizzled overtop.

What the Winery Says

Winemaker
Kristy Melton
Appellation
Napa Valley, California
Fruit Variety
86% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Franc, 2% Petit Verdot
Cooperage
18 months in French oak, 25% new
ABV
13.5%

About the Winery

Offer Expired:Apr 17, 2014 at 11:59 pm
$38.00
Avg. Price
As your agent, we can assist in selecting a common carrier for the shipment of wine that you have purchased and own. The majority of states maintain laws and regulations that control or restrict the importation of alcohol. In all cases, the purchaser is responsible for complying with the laws and regulations, including in particular those relating to the import of alcohol, in effect in the state to which the purchaser is shipping alcohol.