BOND : Vecina 2016

DELIVERY FROM LATE JUNE 2020
DELIVERY FROM LATE JUNE 2020
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Parker : 100 / 100
Wine Advocate-Parker :
Vecina vineyard is located in the western foothills of Oakville, just to the south-east of the winery (up on Oakville Grade). Deep garnet-purple colored, the 2016 Vecina slips sensuously out of the glass with gorgeous black cherries, kirsch, wild blueberries and blackcurrant pastilles notes plus suggestions of bouquet garni, pencil lead, tilled earth and underbrush. Full-bodied, taut and packed with ripe, expressive, exquisitely accented black and blue fruits, it has loads of earthy sparks and a compelling fine-grained nature to the firm texture, finishing long and layered. This bright, energetic, incredibly nuanced beauty is built like a brick house and, while approachable in youth, is easily a 50-year wine. I therefore urge readers to wait at least 5-7 years before opening to allow for the myriad of subtle nuances to emerge and offer that WOW experience that will reward patience.
CaliforniaNapa Valley
Grape varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon

Dessert wine
No

Vinous - A. Galloni
97

Country
United States Of America

Wine certification
AVA

Area
California

Appellation
Napa Valley

Color
Red

Producer
BOND

Importer
MILLESIMA 87 Quai de Paludate CS 11691 33050 BORDEAUX FRANCE

Parker
100

Allergens
Contains sulphites