Mount Veeder Magic Vineyards
Mount Veeder Grapes are rare and highly sought after in the wine industry. Of all the wines produced in The Napa Valley, only about 1% comes from the Mount Veeder Region. This is a rare Cab made from 30-year-old vines. If you are an avid collector and red wine lover seeking to add a single vineyard Mount Veeder Cab to your cellar, this is your lucky day.
2016 Connection & Perspective
Only 300 bottles available. Limited edition single-vineyard collector’s cab featuring the artwork of Matias Marroquin. I am happy to share Matias’s art and my wine through this message of connection and perspective. It is from my cellar to yours.
This vintage’s deep violet hue offers a perfume of black cherry, damp earth and dark chocolate covered blueberries. The velvety finish lingers on the palate for close to a minute. It is opulence in a bottle.
2010 Library Vintage
Perfume in a Glass. This 2010 vintage derives its complexity from the vineyard’s 7 differing soil types. It is rich in color and well-structured with an excellent fruit balance – lots of classic dark cherry, cassis, hints of currant and blueberry, mocha barrel notes and true-to-Mount Veeder, fine grained tannins. This is an age-worthy wine. Cheers!
2011 Library Vintage
This 2011 vintage is full-bodied with classic Mount Veeder flavors Taste pure dark cherry, clove, and currants, with a hint of dried red fruit. The toasted French Oak complements the initial aromas with dark chocolate notes. Tannins are prevalent, with Mount Veeder- like fine grain textures and a long silky finish. Cheers!
Fruit concentration is the hallmark of this 2012 vintage ~ dark cherry and cassis are prevalent from the front of the palate with a lush finish. The trademark “Veeder” tannins are pushed to their limit. This is a big, sturdy mountain Cabernet.
This is a big, sturdy mountain Cabernet. Depth, intensity and balance best describe this 2013 vintage. Classic Mount Veeder velvety tannins frame deep, rich dark cherry and cassis. Drinkable now yet also age worthy.
This 2014 vintage Cabernet Sauvignon offers great balance and excellent acidity. Notes of cherry and cassis, mixed with dark berries are present. The oak is sweet with espresso notes. This Cab has a very rich and inviting profile – huge volume on the palate that carries through to a lush and lengthy finish.
Powerful, balanced and fruit-driven. Taste juicy red and black cherries with notes of oak and vanilla. Classic Mount Veeder tannins create a long, velvety finish. The 2015 harvest was one of the earliest in Napa Valley history. The yields were low, yet the fruit quality is excellent. The early growing season allowed me to leave my grapes on the vine until they offered the precise ‘spice rack’ I wanted to achieve for this vintage. Wines from 2015 will be very hard to find and will be at a premium. This Cabernet will only improve with time in the cellar.
This 2016 vintage is refined yet powerful. Its deep violet hue offers a perfume of black cherry, damp earth and dark chocolate covered blueberries. The velvety finish lingers on the palate for close to a minute. It is opulence in a bottle.
The 2017 growing season delivered ample rain and replenished soils after years of drought. Ideal weather at bloom yielded vigorous vines that required extra attention to ensure balance. This attentiveness resulted in a superb vintage. This 2017 Cab is exceptionally full-bodied with lingering black cherry, hints of dark chocolate and a smooth finish. It has excellent acidity and fruit expression.
This 2018 Cab marks Mount Veeder Magic Vineyards’ 10th vintage. This Cab is opaque purple in the glass. The core flavors of wild blueberry preserves, black currant, cherry, cassis, and licorice are vivid and well-defined. Aromas of violet cascade to a rich and silky finish with bright acidity and balanced tannins. This vintage is a perfect 10th anniversary wine.