Luke Donald Red
2012
2011
2010

Handcrafted in a traditional European style, Luke Donald Red marries a rich blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. The Luke Donald Collection 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 fruit aromas of 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: 
2012
Type:
Red
Grape Variety Used: 
43% 
Merlot
43% 
Cabernet Sauvignon
10% 
Cabernet Franc
4% 
Petit Verdot
Appellation: 
Napa Valley
Alcohol: 
14.40%
Acid Level: 
6.50 g/l
Length/Type of Fermentation: 
Stainless steel tank fermentation with daily pumpovers, pressed at dryness. Average of 23 days on the skins.
Length/Type of Aging: 
19 months in French oak barrels.
Bottled Date: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Release Date:
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Cases Produced: 
1,300
Packaging Available:
  • 12
     - 
    750 ML

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.

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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