Cabernet Sauvignon “Stag Leap District” - Mira Winery

Varietal:  100 % Cabernet Sauvignon


Practice:                                                                                Dry Extractgr / liter 

Appellation:  AVA Stag Leap District                          Production: 644 cs

Alcohol %:  14.5

Residual Sugar:  gr / liter                                     Acidity:  . gr / liter

Soil: Volcanic

Tasting Notes:

A beautiful combination of provocative aromas of deep dark fruit, including black cherry, ripe blueberry and plum, with hints of espresso and anise. This wine develops tremendous complexity in the glass evolving into an array of deep berry, cedar, and leather. A signature Stags Leap Cabernet displaying both power and elegance.

Aging:  Fifty days skin contact. Barrel fermented in small French oak tanks and aged in 100% new French oak for 26 months. Bottled non-fined and non-filtered.

Food Pairing : Grilled Ribeye with Cabrales Cheese, Rack of Baby Lamb, Beef Stew


2012    93 pts  J.Suckling

Tasting Notes