The 2016 868 Estate Vineyards’ Cabernet Sauvignon delivers dark, rich flavors. This muscular wine will complement fine cut of beef and game along with hard strong cheeses such as cheddar and Gruyère. Interesting and approachable now, this Cabernet Sauvignon has the structure to peak in 2 years and age nicely for up to 5 years.
Deep ruby in color, the 2016 868 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon demonstrates a concentrated, complex bouquet of raspberry, cherry preserves, strawberry and cassis. This wine has comparable elements on the palate with flavors ranging from black cherry and raspberry to leather and dark chocolate along with hints of black pepper and cedar. The pronounced tannins are assertive on the finish, coupled with memorable notes of spice and espresso.