Grape Variety: 85 % Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 % Malbec, 5 % Merlot
Region: Napa Valley
The Vineyards: Three remarkable vineyards comprise the Passion blend – Stag’s Leap (10%), Atlas Peak (35%), and Calistoga (40%)
Winemaking Notes: Aged 18 months in French oak - 35% new; tight-grained, medium toast
Distinct aromas of anise and currant intermingle seamlessly with nuanced blueberries and dark fruits aromatics, all highlighted with just a hint of cedar. On the palate, JCB Passion is as it is named, offering a passionate palate of tart cherry and sweet jam flavors that are accentuated by supple tannins and lead to a long, silky finish.
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