Mount Veeder, Napa
Paratus Vineyards estate grown, Upper Block 1
October 10, 2013
22 months in new French oak, 26 months in bottle before release October 1, 2017
14-day fermentation, three punchdowns daily during peak fermentation, and 21-day maceration, before pressing into 100% new French oak barrels.
2013 PARATUS RESERVE Mt Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon (.750L)
Ready now! Age worthy for 12-15 years.
“Brighter and stronger aromas and darker fruit than the Estate Paratus with an even more pronounced fruit profile. The structure of the wine is phenomenal with layers of minerality and tannin, it coats your whole mouth. Velvety tannins.”