Hamilton Branch Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 - 750ml

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Winemaker Notes

Since the 1880's, Sonoma County's renowned Alexander Valley has been producing world-class wines.  Its gravelly soils and Mediterranean climate of warm summer days tempered by evenings cooled by Pacific breezes result in grapes ripened to perfection, but typically maintaining a refreshing acidity.  The Hamilton Branch 2017 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is a great example of this region.

 

Pronounced aromas of red berry and plum are underscored by subtle vanilla and a hint of violet.

On the palate this wine offers generous blackberry flavors complemented by typical Cab notes of tobacco and leather.  The full, rich body is balanced by a finely-tuned acidity and perfectly integrated, nutty tannins.

Drinking great now, this Cabernet will also age for up to five years.  We recommend pairing it with Portabello mushrooms, rib-eye steak or traditional sharp cheddar.