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2017 Muscardini Reserve Cabernet
2017 Muscardini Reserve Cabernet

Muscardini
2017 Cabernet Sauvignon
, RESERVE
Cassata Vineyards

From the moment it’s poured into the glass, this blend is highlighted with lofty aromas of ripe fruit, dried herb, nutmeg, tobacco, leather, and cigar box complemented with deep flavors of dark cherry, huckleberry, cassis, black plums, chocolate truffles, earth, and baking spice.  The palate, is full and further enhanced with vibrant acidity, supple tannins, velvety texture, and a long elegant finish.

Polished with a very modern feel - think rich, concentrated, intense, deep and very long, with tons of sexy black fruit, and just the right touch of French oak. Drinks great now, and will easily go for a decade or more in your cellar.

Pair with rich cuisine including blue cheeses, grilled pork chops, beef bourguignon, dry aged ribeye, or braised lamb shank.

VINTAGE
This outstanding Reserve blend consists of 81% Cabernet Sauvignon and 19% Merlot all from the beautiful Cassata Vineyards Estate in Sonoma Valley.

VINEYARD
Cassata Vineyards is located in beautiful Glen Ellen, California. This area is known for its outstanding growing soils and climate. The vineyard was re-established along the gentle rolling hills. In the center of the property, a pond has been incorporated to act as a beautiful oasis for local wildlife. The pond also provides a much needed water resource. The entire property is managed bio dynamically so that future generations can enjoy a pure and simple refuge in this isolated valley.

Winemaker: Michael Muscardini
Appellation:
Sonoma Valley, Sonoma County
Vineyard: Cassata Vineyards
Varietals: 81% Cabernet Sauvignon, 19% Merlot
Harvested: September 28, 2017
Bottled: June 9, 2021
Alcohol: 14.4%
Cases Produced:
360

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