2012 Roy Estate Proprietary Red Napa Valley
Roy is one of the best producers in Napa that you've never heard of. The 2012 Roy Estate Proprietary Red wine could stand toe to toe with bottles twice its price point any day of the week. Stunning Stuff." - John Holbrooks, Senior Wine Scout
At 77% Cabernet Sauvignon, this could still legally be labeled as such, but the plushness of the 13% Merlot and bright red fruit of 10% Petit Verdot make this distinct from the Cabernet bottling. Parker adored its "opaque purple color, full body, supple tannins, and sweet blueberry and blackberry liqueur notes intermixed with hints of chocolate as well as dusty, earthy, forest floor notes." Fire up the Weber and prep that flatiron! "