Auction 19 | Lot No. 15
Jamieson Ranch Vineyards
20 cases produced
- Cordes Vineyard, which is owned by Carolyn Cordes,
sits just above the fogline on Atlas Peak
- This Cabernet Sauvignon is made in a very traditional style, highlighting the Napa Valley terroir
- Aged for 18 months in French oak barrels
- Complex and concentrated dark fruit gives way to a lasting finish showing the beauty of Atlas Peak
Jamieson Ranch Vineyards 2013 Cordes Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon is one not to be missed. Cordes Vineyard sits on a Southern facing slope on Atlas Peak perched just above Stage Coach Vineyards. Set above the fog line on Atlas Peak this vineyard is given ample time to mature allowing for rich concentrated flavors. Made in a traditional style it highlights the Napa Valley terroir in every sip. Aged for 18 months in French Oak gives multiple layers of character to this Cabernet Sauvignon. Deep ruby red color with a highly aromatic nose. Rich concentrated dark fruit lend itself to a lasting finish showing off the beauty of Atlas Peak fruit.
Juan Jose Verdina
Winemaker, Jamieson Ranch Vineyards
Chilean born Juan Jose Verdina got his start in 2002 with Hahn Estates, moving quickly up the ranks to Assistant Winemaker. From Hahn Juan Jose was promoted to Winemaker for Copa Del Rey Wines in Chile, later moving to Cycles Gladiator Winery in Lodi as Winemaker. During his tenure at Cycles he built the winery from the ground up, contributing to its enormous success in the United States. In June of 2014 Juan Jose was named Winemaker at JRV.
Country born: Chile
Education: Agricultural Engineering from Inacap Chile
Years in the wine industry: 10-15 years
Juan Jose's philosophy is to craft wines that speak for themselves - elegant, desirable and nuanced.
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North Aurora IL 60554
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