Cain Concept (The Benchland) 2009


Cain Concept (The Benchland) 2009

Winery Tasting Notes: The nose is an undefined mix of red fruits: cherries and plums. Sweet and silky smooth on the palate, a firm dense core leads to a satisfying and graceful finish.

Blend: 46% Cabernet Sauvignon, 26% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc, 13% Petit Verdot
Alcohol Level: 14.3%
Winemaker: Christopher Howell
Production: 5,971 cases
Maturity: Drink now – 2024
Pairings: Filet Mignon with blue cheese crumbles, roasted vegetables  with balsamic glaze

Fun Facts: The main thing to know about Cain wines is that they are not “made” to create a dramatic first impression; rather, our goal is to create a lasting impression. This can only be done through less wine-“making” not more. The process begins in the vineyard—the most important element—and it continues through the cellar, on into the bottle as the wine continues to develop. We arrive at our goal only when you have time to sit with your glass and to enjoy the wine during the course of a meal.

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