Coup de Foudre Les Bouquinistes 2019
Les Bouquinistes 2019 is a field blend composed of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Sirah, Syrah, Malbec and Cabernet Franc from our Calistoga, Napa Valley vineyards.
This series is made to produce a stunning Napa Valley wine that also generates awareness and funding for worthy charities throughout the world. Each vintage celebrates a renowned author committed to social justice.
Le Bouquinistes 2019 Chapter Five recognizes Patricia McCormick’s SOLD, the story of a thirteen-year-old girl from Nepal named Lakshmi who is sold into sexual slavery in IndiaPast vintages have featured a wide range of authors including Nicolas Kristof of The New York Times, Pulitzer prize winner Tracy Kidder, Jacqueline Novogratz and Shobha Rao. These collaborations have directly benefited charities in Cambodia, Africa, and India.
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Cabernet FrancSKU: AMB01-1900750-RD
Coup de Foudre Cabernet Sauvignon 2018
The 2018 Coup de Foudre Cabernet Sauvignon is a blend of 88% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Merlot, 3% Petit Verdot from our Calistoga, Napa Valley vineyards.
Intense aromatics of fresh dark berries and deep, complex tannins comingle with melted chocolate and cassis to create a Bordeaux-esque palate profile. This wine will age
The 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon is described as a real beauty by Antonio Galloni (Vinous) with a redolent of blueberry jam, spice, mint, lavender and black cherry, all with terrific energy and superb balance. Vivid and sumptuous.SKU: AMB04-1800750-RD
Coup de Foudre Lightning Bolt 2019
Coup de Foudre Lightning Bolt is only produced when we feel there are barrels worthy enough of presenting 100% Cabernet Sauvignon as a stand-alone.
Showing perfect varietal Cabernet Sauvignon character, this 2019 is rich with elements of Dark Chocolate, focused cassis, nuances of blue and black berry.
100% new French Oak, aged 20 months, fills in the crème brulee like mid-palate. Only 100 cases produced (4 barrels!)SKU: AMB05-1900750-RD