NICKEL & NICKEL 'STATE RANCH VINEYARD' CABERNET SAUVIGNON, CALIFORNIA 2019
Varietal: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Region: Yountville, Napa Valley, California
What's so Special: Nickel & Nickel is devoted to 100% varietal, single-vineyard wines, focused on Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon. Its winemaking excellence is highlighted in its selection of the very best vineyard locations and unique soil compositions required to make superior single-vineyard wines. Each Nickel & Nickel wine is a celebration of place and reveals how vineyards only miles apart, but of the same grape varietal, yield wines of unique character and distinction.
Tastes Like: Inviting citrus blossom and melon aromas entice the nose and open onto a palate filled with full flavors of pear, melon, and green apple. Creamy and silky on the palate, subtle toasted oak frames the wine while vibrant acidity lifts and carries the fruit into a finish that is mouthwatering and long.
Pairs With: Filet o' Fish, Chicken Cacciatori, Creamed Spinach.
What the Pros Say: James Suckling - 94 Points: "Stewed blackcurrants, cassis, smoked meat, toffee and walnuts on the nose. Full-bodied with fine, sleek tannins and fresh acidity. Succulent and polished with a juicy, flavorful finish. Drink from 2023."