Signature Series

2011 Signature Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley

The quintessential offering of the Darioush estate. Reflective of Darioush's individualism and dedication to crafting a Cabernet Sauvignon that bridges Bordeaux's old world complexity and poise with Napa Valley's modern and progressive style, stature and depth.

  • 750mL
    $95
  • 1.5L
    $185
  • 6.0L
    $1,000
  • 9.0L
    $1,750
  • 3.0L
    sold out
    $500

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Tasting notes

Darioush's cooler climate, southern Napa Valley vineyards produce wines with extraordinary depth and character. Now in their 15th vintage, these mature estate vines are producing fruit with splendid concentration and balance.

Captivating aromas of anise, expresso, dried herbs and orange peel introduce the 2011 Signature Cabernet Sauvignon. Sumptuous and savory blackberry, dark cherry and fig are revealed during decanting, with notes of bittersweet cocoa, black olive and nutmeg adding intrigue and complexity. The vintage exhibits composure, with both depth of flavor and ripe, refined tannins.

Composition

81% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Merlot, 4% Cabernet Franc, 3% Malbec

Cooperage

Aged 22 months in 85% new Chateau Traditional French oak barrels

Winemaker

Steve Devitt

Appellation

Darioush Estate Vineyards in Mt. Veeder, Oak Knoll, Napa Valley

Availability

7,811 cases