2006 Oriel Midnight Rambler
Wine Spectator: 88 pts
Midnight Rambler is named for our winemaker who walks the vineyards the night of the harvest, checking the grapes for perfect ripeness.
Vineyards | Winemaking
Low-yielding clay, loam and gravel soils from the famed Rutherford bench north of Oakville, California. Cold soak and extended maceration. Aged in Hungarian, French and American oak barrels (70% new).
100% Cabernet Sauvignon. Picked: October 27, 2006.
Aroma: Wild berry, boysenberry and violet. Taste: Ripe cherry,
plum and spice with a hint of Rutherford dust.
Drink by Date
Now through 2013.
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