Vöcal Cabernet Sauvignon Bates Ranch Santa Cruz Mountains 2016 (750ml/12)
About the Winery
Nationally acclaimed sommelier and educator Ted Glennon and renowned winemaker Ian Brand produce single vineyard wines covering what they see as the true geological and climatic region around the Monterey Bay and Coastal Mountains. Single Vineyard wines from the Santa Cruz Mountains and the greater Monterey Bay.
All cooled by the deep submarine canyon in the heart of the Monterey Bay, Vöcal’s sites emerge from the locally distinguished ...
This spicy, rich Cabernet Sauvignon is from the original dry farmed, hillside roots in Bates Ranch, a site known for refined, cult wines. Now 50 years old, the vineyard is producing distinctive and varietally characteristic Cabernet Sauvignon from a very sought after parcel of land. The wine is destemmed and rested in barrel for under 2 years for further refinement of fruit and tannin structure.