Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
Huston Vineyard’s Cabernet Sauvignon is rich dark berry color and aromas of currant and black cherry with dark fruit and earthy flavors. This full bodied Cabernet Sauvignon has rich texture and a lingering finish.
Pair with: Peppercorn topped rib eye, roasted duck and lentil salad, smoked portabello mushroom burgers, or cherry glazed baby back ribs.
SILVER | 2017 Idaho Wine Competition (2014 vintage)
|Composition Notes||81% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Malbec, 5% Syrah, 5% Petite Sirah|
|Vineyards||Sawtooth Block 60, Williamson’s, Parma Extension, Sawtooth Block 63, Sawtooth Block 46|
|Release Date||June 2017|
|Growing Season Notes||2014 growing season was warmer than average for Idaho. The long, warm growing season ensured the ripeness of all varietals and the overall yields were elevated over previous seasons. A strong year for growing reds, particularly Bordeaux varietals. Cabernet Sauvignon displayed ripe blackberry notes with balanced acidity and firm tannin structure.|
|Composition Notes||90% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Malbec, 5% Merlot|
|Vineyards||Symms, Sawtooth, Skyline, Parma Extension|
|Release Date||June 2018|
|Growing Season Notes||Cabernet Sauvignon was the shining star in the 2015 growing season. A severe temperature fluctuation in November of 2014 inhibited the vines from reaching dormancy before a hard frost. Over 40% of the harvest in the Snake River AVA was lost. Cabernet Sauvignon exceeded expectations in both quality and yield.|
|Dimensions||12.0 x 4.0 x 19.0 in|