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Francis Ford Coppola has a long family history with wine making. He was first exposed to the wine making process while growing up in New York. During this time, his grandfather and uncles would make wine in the basement of their apartment using the grapes that they had shipped in from California. In 1962, Francis met his wife Eleanor on the set of his first feature film. The two later moved to San Francisco and subsequently became the owners of a substantial and beautiful wine estate. Eleanor...
Purple garnet in colour with aromas of cherries, boysenberries, anise and toasted wood. Flavours of cassis, plum, dark chocolate and baking spices. This Cabernet Sauvignon exhibits a rich, complex personality with ideal tannin structure.
This collection is a classic Californian example of a fruit-forward, multi-dimensional, and immediately drinkable wine. The Cabernet Sauvignon blends fruit from appellations as far north as El Dorado and as far south as Paso Robles. These vineyards possess diverse soil and can experience unique diurnal temperatures which create a more complex and flavourful wine. This vintage was aged for 12 months in French oak barrels following fermentation.
- 91 Points -
GOLD MEDAL - 2017 Los Angeles International Wine CompetitionSee detailed press review