|Appellation||Napa Valley, California|
|Oak Treatment||15% new French oak barrique, 85% neutral French oak|
|Total Varietal Composition %||90% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Petit Verdot, 4% Malbec.|
A dense and concentrated Cabernet Sauvignon with aromas and flavors of confectionary blackberry and stewed cassis. The lush fruit is brought into balance by high tone herbal aromatics of mint, sage, and sweet tobacco. The distinctively thick-skinned Cabernet Sauvignon grapes provide a long velvety finish.
Burgess is the culmination of 150 years of farming tradition on the vertiginous slopes of Howell Mountain. From the Swiss-Italian ancestors who first planted our Estate Sorenson Vineyard to now; they strive to create wines of elegance and finesse that honor our roots in the Napa Valley.