Ashes & Diamonds PRE-BOOK Grand Vin No.3 - 2016

Item # PREBOOK-022621GV
Ashes & Diamonds PRE-BOOK Grand Vin No.3 - 2016
100.00
Ashes & Diamonds PRE-BOOK Grand Vin No.3 - 2016 (regularly $110)
83% Merlot, 17% Cabernet Franc
 
We are incredibly thrilled to announce that Ashes & Diamonds Winery will be coming soon to Massachusetts! Ashes & Diamonds' wines are a love letter to Napa Valley as it was when it took the world stage in the 1960s. Renowned winemakers, Steve Matthiasson and Diana Snowden Seysses, have created something incredibly special by utilizing old-school farming and winemaking with minimal intervention that beautifully showcases the terroir of Napa Valley. Ashes & Diamonds’ wines are the ultimate culmination of modern and old-school Napa style. They are beautifully complex and delicious wines that truly standout.
 
We are currently accepting PRE-BOOK SALES for their outstanding offerings – Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon (Red Hen Vineyard), Grand Vin, and Blanc.
 
Quantities are EXTREMELY limited. THIS MAY WELL BE THE BEST WINE YOU'VE EVER HAD!
 
ENJOY A DISCOUNT BY RESERVING YOURS TODAY FOR THIS YEAR'S UPCOMING SPECIAL ANNIVERSARIES, BIRTHDAYS AND OTHER IMPORTANT EVENTS!
 
YOU MUST PRE-BOOK BY THIS FRIDAY, FEB. 26, 2021 FOR MID-MARCH DELIVERY OR PICK-UP!
 
 
 

Grand Vin#3 — 2016

Ashes & Diamonds Vineyard

Oak Knoll District

Napa Valley

ASHES & DIAMONDS’ Grand Vin is a wine of finesse and elegance that maintains fresh red and blue fruit flavors while exalting secondary characteristics of spice and herbal tones. The blend of Merlot and Cabernet Franc comes from 30-year-old vines grown in gravelly clay loam at ASHES & DIAMONDS Vineyard in the Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley.

Technical Data
Harvest DateAugust 29 (Merlot), September 15 (Cabernet Franc)
Maceration14 days in stainless steel tanks (native yeasts, whole cluster)
pH3.53
TA5.9
Alcohol13.6%
Barrel Aged20 Months
Cooperage35% new French Oak (Bossuet)
Cases Produced1400