Diamond Creek Volcanic Hill Cabernet Sauvignon 2011, Napa Valley, USA
PRESS: Wine Enthusiast - 94 points. "The Volcanic Hill section of Diamond Creek’s vineyard on Diamond Mountain is, as advertised, influenced by volcanic soils. The wine imparts a chalky consistency to some extent, rounded out by dark, ripe plum and mocha, with a long, intense finish. Age through 2025."
Producer: Diamond Creek Vineyards
Region/Appellation: Napa Valley
Country Hierarchy: Napa County, North Coast,California, USA
Grape/Blend: Cabernet Sauvignon
Wine Style: Red - Bold and Structured
Alcohol Content: 13.5%
Volcanic Hill is the longest lived of Diamond Creek wines. The wines are full bodied and loaded with intense ripe berry fruit, cassis, violets and a smoky richness, finishing with good length and firm tannins.