Auction 19 | Lot No. 80
Coup De Foudre Winery
5 cases produced
- This one-of-a kind blend is composed from our best lots of Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot
- Our PNV wine is rich with intense color and a perfectly balanced tannin structure
- This magical blend is aged 20 months in Taransaud, Marcel Cadet and Sylvain barrels
Coup de Foudre, something unforgettable-"love at first sight"-be it food, wine or someone incredible. The 2013 Lighting Bolt Blend is a one of a kind wine that will be engrained on your palate. Winemaker, Kent Jarman, carefully selected the top lots of Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot from our best vineyard blocks in Calistoga to create an elegant and yet bold wine.
Winemaker, Coup De Foudre Winery
I was born in southern Louisiana, where my grandfather owned a wine distribution company. The culinary aspects of the area, and the fine wines introduced by my grandfather inspired me to pursue a winemaking career.
Country born: United States
Education: I graduated from U.C. Davis with a Viticulture and Enology degree and interned at J. Wine Company and Spring Mountain Vineyards. I then worked at Duckhorn Wine Company for five years.
Years in the wine industry: 10-15 years
For the past 20 years, we have had the great fortune and honor to work with wine, savor it and witness its impact on consumers as they navigate the wonders of wine and the sheer pleasure that it brings.
Minamiaoyama Hy Bldg 4f
7-3-6 Minamiaoyama, Minato-Ku
Premiere Napa Valley Wine Collection