About Uppercut 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
The outstanding 2015's are coming and this is one of the first. Provenance winery produces this finely tuned super value Napa Valley Cab. Winemaker Trevor Durling sources grapes from throughout the valley accessing fruit from both Provenance and Sterling's vineyards. Almost half is grown right in Rutherford. 98% Cabernet Sauvignon and the balance Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Merlot. The wine is aged 15 months in 30% new oak. This 2015 wine shows rich, deep flavors good intensity and balanced structure. The black currant, cherry, cocoa flavors fan out on the palate and the fine grained tannins offer a rich mouthfeel, suggesting good longevity for this Cab as it lingers on the finish. A stunning value for the price!