2016 La Jota Vineyard Co.
Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
On the palate, the 2016 La Jota Cabernet Sauvignon has blackberry, rosemary, subtly Asian spice, and a hint of Petit Verdot finishing with a great mid palate weight and earthy tannic structure, there is no doubt you are drinking a Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon.
Howell Mountain, Napa Valley
La Jota Vineyard, W.S. Keyes Vineyard
20 months in French oak (94% new)
77% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Cabernet Franc, 7% Malbec, 5% Merlot, 3% Petit Verdot
Robert Parker Wine Advocate, October 2018