1993 - Limited Cabernet Sauvignon

We choose the most expressive lots from an exceptional year to create an age-worthy Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon that exemplifies the vintage.  

Limited Cabernet Sauvignon
Vintage Notes Lots of late winter rain delayed bud break, but May rains reduced crop, leading to an early harvest. Heat waves at the end of July and the end of August kept growers and winemakers on their toes. Sunburn and overripe fruit were a threat, but winemakers spent much time in the vineyard to ensure a timely and selective harvest.
  • Varietal 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Appellation Napa Valley
  • Vineyard 73% Mt George Vineyard
    27% Silverado Vineyard
  • Harvest Info September 23 - 27, 1993
    23.5º Brix
    Yields of 3.6 tons/acre
  • Skin Contact 17 days of skin contact
  • Oak Profile 21 months barrel age
    83% new oak
    New oak profile: 100% French
    Overall oak profile: 100% French
  • Analysis 13.6% Alcohol
    6.75 g/L TA
    3.55 pH
    Bottled September 1995