Diamond Collection Claret 2017 750ml
Gold - 2020 San Francisco Wine Competition
Singe its inception, Claret has been the crown jewel of the diamond collection. Crafted as a Bordeaux-style blend, the 2017 vintage reflects a diversity of vineyards whose soils contribute to the wine's complexity.
Nose: Plum, blackberry, tobacco, seasoned oak
Tasting Notes: Cherry, cassis, violet candy, cocoa
Winemaker's notes: Dark and luscious, the 2017 Diamond Collection Claret delivers rich extraction, fragrant spice notes, supple tannins, and sophisticated character. The extended growing season produced highly concentrated fruit that's enchanted by a full body and long finish
Blend: 80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Petit Verdot, 2% Petit Syrah, 1% Malbec
Aging: 14 months in French oak