This multi-bottle large format collection features:
1) 750mL Bottle of 2014 Cinq Cépages
1) 1.5 liter Magnum of 2014 Cinq Cépages
1) 3 liter "Double Magnum" of 2014 Cinq Cépages
Retail Price: $700
Collection Price: $595
2014 Cinq Cépages is a blend of classic Bordeaux grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon (77%), Cabernet Franc (9%), Merlot (8%), Malbec (3%),and Petit Verdot (3%). These varieties are used in each vintage, and once assembled, the blend spends almost an entire year in the bottle before release.
The 2014 vintage proved ideal with excellent quality reminiscent of 2012. The winter was one of the driest in California on record, but substantial early spring rains set the vines on a strong start. Summer temperatures were milder, so with early bud break and veraison, harvest was unusually early.