2016 Inglenook ‘Rubicon’ Proprietary Red Rutherford

$199.95
(Net Item - no discounts apply)
JS97

Followers of Rubicon take note, James Suckling wants you to know how close this comes to the bar-setting 2013. “This is a powerful and structured red with full body, focused and polished tannins and a long and flavorful finish.” This is an outstanding example of Rutherford’s cult-status terroir.

Varietal:
Proprietary Red
Winemaker:
Philippe Bascaules
Vintage:
2016
Aging:
18 months
Oak Treatment:
100% French Oak 75% New Oak
Appellation:
Napa Valley
Sub-Appellation:
Rutherford
Total Varietal Composition %:
93% Cabernet Sauvignon 7% Cabernet Franc
Alcohol %:
14.1%
SKU #:
1046954
Size:
750 ml Bottle
JS97

James Suckling

This is a powerful and structured red with full body, focused and polished tannins and a long and flavorful finish. It’s very close to the great 2013. A blend of 93 per cent cabernet sauvignon and seven per cent cabernet franc. Needs three or four years to come around.