Luke Donald Red
2011
2010

Handcrafted in traditional European style, Luke Donald Red marries a rich blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Luke Donald Claret has its origins in a longstanding friendship between top-ranked pro golfer, Luke Donald, and fine wine professional, Bill Terlato, of the family-owned Terlato Wine Group. Whether on the golf course or in the vineyard, both men share a similar passion for excellence. Luke Donald Claret displays structured tannins, intertwined with vibrant flavors of black berries and subtle spice notes, producing a wine ripe with flavor and supple texture.

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Wine Notes
Color
Ruby red
Aroma
Luscious fruits - black cherries, plums, boysenberry, tobacco, with a hint of spice delicately come through the overall bouquet.
Taste
Full bodied wine showing complex flavor intensity. Concentrated flavors of black cherry with a hint of savory spices and dark chocolate. A lush texture and velvety tannins grant the wine a great, lengthy finish.
Product Information
Vintage: 
2011
Type:
Red
Grape Variety Used: 
44% 
Merlot
38% 
Cabernet Sauvignon
10% 
Cabernet Franc
8% 
Petit Verdot
Appellation: 
Napa Valley
Alcohol: 
13.80%
Length/Type of Fermentation: 
Stainless steel tank fermentation with daily pumpovers, pressed at dryness. Average of 17 days on skins.
Length/Type of Aging: 
20 months in French oak.
Packaging Available:
  • 12
     - 
    750 ML

Hand crafted in traditional European style, Luke Donald Claret marries a rich blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petite Verdot. Luke Donald Claret has its origins in a longstanding friendship between top-ranked pro golfer, Luke Donald, and fine wine professional, Bill Terlato, of the family-owned Terlato Wine Group. Whether on the golf course or in the vineyard, both men share a similar passion for excellence. Luke Donald Claret displays structured tannins, intertwined with vibrant flavors and subtle spice notes, producing a wine ripe with flavor and supple texture.

View Label/Bottle

Wine Notes
Color
Ruby red
Aroma
Concentrated aromas of luscious red fruit- raspberry and cherry. Threads of spices -paprika and cayenne- delicately come through the overall bouquet.
Taste
Full bodied wine, shows complex flavor intensity. Concentrated flavors of black cherry and plums, with a hint of savory spices and dark chocolate. A lush texture and velvety tannins, grant the wine a great, lengthy finish.
Product Information
Vintage: 
2010
Type:
Red
Grape Variety Used: 
Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot
Cabernet Franc
Petit Verdot
Appellation: 
Napa Valley
Alcohol: 
14.20%
Length/Type of Fermentation: 
Stainless steel tank, with daily pumpovers, pressed at dryness.
Length/Type of Aging: 
100% barrel aged for 16 months in French oak.
Packaging Available:
  • 12
     - 
    750 ML