2002 Napa Cabernet Sauvignon
Release Date: January, 2005
Varital Percentage: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Appelation: 100% Atlas Peak
Age of vines and soil type: 5-year-old vines planted in deep volcanic soils at a 2000 ft. elevation
Date picked and harvest sugar: 9/21/02 (26.0oB)
Fermentation time/Temperature range: 9 days, 57-91o F
Fermentation container/aging: Fermented in small open top containers, punched down three times a day, aged for 21 months in 60% new French Oak, 40% 2 year old French Oak.
Analysis at bottling:
Approximate lifespan under proper cellar conditions: 2-18 years.
Number of cases produced: 48