Symphonia Cabernet Sauvignon
2002 Symphonia is a carefully orchestrated cuvee of fruit selected
from vineyards located in Rutherford, Napa and the eastern slopes
of the Napa Valley foothills just south of the Stag's Leap Appellation.
weather in 2002 rewarded the patient grape grower. Crops were fairly
light and hot spells and cold spells dominated the weather pattern.
True ripeness was difficult to achieve because of the variations
in ripeness throughout vines and vineyards. Careful thinning and
allowing for long hang time gave these wines their special depth.
months in French oak barrels from a wide variety of producers gave
the Symphonia a complex layer of supporting tannins and flavors.
Alc 15.1, pH 3.85, TA 0.6, VA 0.086, RS 0.16%
This limited production Levendi cabernet sauvignon cuvee entices
with the sweet, toast nose reminiscent of cherry pie a la mode richly
balanced with blueberry and vanilla flavors with dense chocolate
fudge texture that crescendo in a nice finish.
Cases produced 750