Educated Guess Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
|Region||California, Napa County|
What you see is what you get in this warm, lush-feeling red, defined by a caressing wave of cassis and plum sauce flavors, backed by milk chocolate and melted licorice notes on the finish. Drink now through 2020. 75,487 cases made.
A blend of 86% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Merlot, 7% Petit Verdot, and 2% Cabernet Franc, the 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Educated Guess has a ripe, sexy bouquet of vanilla-tinged blue fruits, violets, and white chocolate. It's medium-bodied, fruit-forward, and has some creaminess as well as a grippy finish. A value-priced Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon geared for near-term drinking, it's a party wine yet enjoyable.
The 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Educated Guess is a pleasant, easygoing wine to drink now and over the next few years, while the fruit remains vibrant. Sweet dried red cherry, tobacco, mint and cedar add character.