2016
Passion

Red Blend
Description

What Passion Signifies: Passion is a culmination; a gathering of styles, vineyards and emotions. This superlative blend is an emotional crescendo; a wine that unites the best of the Napa Valley terroirs to create a harmonious and exceptional blend that captures the essence of the JCB Collection.

 

Tasting Notes
Appearance: 

Plum in color. 

Aroma: 

Opens with alluring aromas of blackberries, cassis, and anise, our 2016 Passion Red Wine is both seductive and evocative. 

Palate: 

Flavors of mixed red and black fruits come together with hints of dark chocolate and toasty notes that are emphasized with exotic spice. The sensual tannins lead to a long, rich, and intense finish. This bottle speaks for itself.

Winemaking
Vintage Notes: 

Five remarkable vineyards from Rutherford, St. Helena & Carneros comprise the Passion blend. 

Tech Notes
  • Appellation: Napa Valley 
  • Varietals: 
    • Cabernet Sauvignon
    • Cabernet Franc
    • Petit Verdot
  • Aging:
    • 20 Months in French oak
    • 56% New
Pairs Well With
Meats & Fish:
Hearty Beef Stew w/Garden Vegetables
Cheese & Nuts:
Blue Cheese
SKU:
JREPA163
$85