2014 Coup de Foudre Le Droitier 1.5L
Tasting Notes: Bright, ripe cherry and flavors of fresh raspberry preserves are accentuated with hints of vanilla bean and confectioner's sugar. The fruit profile partnered with lush, well-integrated tannins carry you through for a lengthy finish.
Winemaker's Notes: Comprised of the best lots from our Estate vineyards in Calistoga, this Napa Valley blend is the Right Bank Bordeaux-style counterpart to Le Gauchister and is inspired by all great things oriented to the right. For the label, we commissioned famed Louisiana artist James Michalopoulos. His paintings are iconic in color and light filled textual expressions of New Orleans life, landscapes, and music.
Composition: 80% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc, 10% Petit Verdot
Winemaker: Kent Jarman
Production: One Barrel
Optimal Drinking Window: 2020 - 2040