2003 Oriel Soluna
Napa Valley, USA
Soluna is named for the union of the sun and the moon whose warm days and cool nights yield wines of character, intensity, and finesse.
Vineyards | Winemaking
15-year-old vines on gravelly loam soils north of Saint Helena. 4 days cold soak, 38 days maceration. Aged 24 months in French oak barrels (50% new).
100% Cabernet Sauvignon. Picked: October 12, 2003.
Aroma: Blackberries, dried herbs, smoke, vanilla
and Asian spices. Taste: Rich cherry jam and black fruits,
with hints of wood and licorice and dense tannins.
Drink by Date
Best after 2009.
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