We can’t contain our excitement about this new Thomas Rivers Brown partnership, especially since he saw fit to share the first single vineyard wine. Tournahu is a gorgeous, rocky site in northern St. Helena, endowing this with effusive boysenberry, crushed blueberry, and cocoa flavors.
Mending Wall's 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon Tournahu Vineyard is an attractive wine done in a mid-weight style within the context of the vintage. Sweet red cherry, pomegranate, mint and sweet spice notes add complexity throughout. The Tournahu is a decidedly restrained wine for the year. I would prefer to drink this plush, sumptuous Cabernet on the earlier side