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Metaphora Wines 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon

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2010 Cabernet Sauvignon

The 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon is polished, soft, well rounded, and elegant with expressive layers of dark red and black berries, vanilla, dark chocolate, roasted coffee beans, tobacco, and ends with a long, pure silky finish. The firm Howell Mountain tannins are softened with fruit from the valley floor, making this dynamic wine extremely approachable now, but with ample structure to enjoy well into the next decade.

  • 95.3% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 4.7% Petit Verdot (Howell Mtn./St. Helena)

• Aged 28 months in 100% French Oak Barrels
• 525 Cases produced
• Alcohol by volume 14.4%

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Metaphora Wines 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon

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2011 Cabernet Sauvignon

The 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon is rich, balanced, and elegant with expressive layers of dark red and black berries, dark chocolate, roasted co ee beans, tobacco, graphite, and hints of volcanic earthiness, and ends with a deep, long, re ned nish. e concentrated Howell Mountain and luscious St. Helena valley oor fruit combine to create a complex and dynamic wine that can be enjoyed now or for many decades.

  • 93% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 7% Cabernet Franc (Howell Mtn./St. Helena)

• Aged 18 months in 100% French Oak Barrels
• 325 Cases produced
• Alcohol by volume 14.4%

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Metaphora Wines 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

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2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Iron, smoke, leather and cedar add shades of nuance to this inky, rich, explosive, super-expressive, large-scaled cabernet endowed with real personality

Big, rich, and explosive on the palate, the 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon possesses formidable concentration and pure power with nesse. Iron, smoke, leather and cedar add shades of nuance to the inky fruit. is ample, explosive, super-expres- sive, large-scaled Cabernet is endowed with real personality. ere is a lot going on here…expect a big, big wine.

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon; Stagecoach Vineyard (Pritchard Hill); Coombsville

• Aged 18 months in 100% French Oak Barrels
• 425 Cases produced

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