2013 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
- 93% Cabernet Sauvignon, 7% Merlot
- 21 months French oak, 55% new
The Hoopes Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is a blend of fruit from six different vineyards across Napa Valley including our home vineyard in Oakville . In an effort to bring affordable quality, we have produced this blend to ensure a more value driven price point without compromising quality.
This wine reveals aromas of caramel, crème cola and ripe plum, which moves into cedar with light notes of bay leaf adding complexity and freshness to the nose. A supple entry and lively, drive through palate resolves to clean delineated finish. This is a nice, solid wine with a good juicy red fruit character that translates well to the mouth with a deepening of character