Jericho Canyon Vineyard – Solaire 2016 – Napa Valley

Jericho Canyon Vineyard – Solaire 2016 – Napa Valley

The nose is fruity and offers power, a very fine grain and a fine deepness. It reveals notes of wild cassis, small wild berries and small notes of black/grey pepper associated with fine touches of violet, small blue fruits, spices and incense. The mouth is fruity, fresh, well-balanced and offers a good definition, juiciness and minerality. In the mouth this wine expresses notes of juicy/ripe cassis, small wild berries and small notes of wild blueberry associated with small touches of grey/black pepper as well as fine hints of nutmeg, flowers (rose, iris) and clove. Good length.

Note (Score): 17.25/20

Note (Score): 94-95/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 01/2020

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)