Maxville Cabernet Franc

Maxville Cabernet Franc 2014

A beautiful garnet red color, this wine is medium-bodied with notes of silky blueberry and raspberry, as well as vanilla and baking spices. Enjoy it with prime rib, filet mignon or hard cheeses.

Style:
Structured, Elegant, Silky
Flavor:
Blueberry, Raspberry, Vanilla, Nutmeg
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Napa Valley
Grapes
Cabernet Franc,
Petite Sirah
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
7-day cold-soak followed by a quick, warm fermentation. The wine was left on skins for one week after primary fermentation finished. Malolactic fermentation was done in barrel; the wine was racked once post-malo and once pre-bottling.
Aging
The wine spent 18 months in French oak barrels, 40% of which were new.