Auction 20 | Lot No. 79
10 cases produced
- Grapes sourced from our hillside Cabernet Sauvignon
block we refer to as Kindly Well
- These vines typically give us just over two tons per acre
of small-berried clusters
- Used as part of our Cabernet blend, we’ve reserved just
a nip of this intense, earthy wine for PNV
- Aged for 22 months in French oak before being bottled
This rare expression of Napa Valley winemaking is one of only 120 bottles that will ever be made. Think of it as a bit of Napa Valley history in your cellar and celebrated in a glass with friends and family.
The grapes for this Premiere Napa Valley wine came from the Buehler hillside Cabernet Sauvignon block that they refer to as Kindly Well. These vines typically offer up just over two tons per acre of small-berried clusters of Cabernet Sauvignon. This vineyard block goes into the final blend of their estate Cabernet Sauvignon, but just a tiny nip of this intense, earthy, refined 100% Cabernet Sauvignon has been reserved for this unique wine, which will spend 22 months in French oak before being bottled.
- Wine is unfiltered
- Single vineyard wine
- Wine is 100% estate grown and bottled
Winemaker, Buehler Vineyards
28 years experience in Napa Valley: nine years as assistant winemaker at Far Niente; five years as founding winemaker at Dolce; 16 years as winemaker Buehler Vineyards; and 12 years as a consulting winemaker.
Country born: United States
Education: BA Geology Colorado College
Post Graduate Studies Vit & Enology UC Davis
Years in the wine industry: 20-30 years
Less is more, but when the going gets tough, more is just about right.
CA Wine & Co
16 North 1st Avenue
Arcadia CA 91066
Premiere Napa Valley Wine Collection