Hendricks Duo | 2017
RESERVE | LIMITED RELEASE
LIMITED | 12 AVAILABLE
Our HENDRICKS WINES are the hallmark for an extraordinary vintage. This wine must exhibit all the elements of the reserve standard exhibiting color, intensity of aroma, voluptuous mouthfeel, and a synergy of balance.
These characteristics of a reserve wine can begin in the vineyard, or unexpectedly appear during the progression of barrel ageing ... the epitome and beauty of wine, constantly evolving and developing.
For the quintessential connoisseur, our limited releases of HENDRICKS Pinot Noir and Cabernet Sauvignon with a special Marble Coaster and Gargoyle Aerator.
2017 HENDRICKS RESERVE CABBERNET SAUVIGNON
Winemaker Notes: Deep garnet in color … Rich Aromas of black cherries and blueberries, with notes of graphite, dried roses and toasted almonds. A burst of lush Cherry fruit rushes the palate filling the mouth with a velvety lingering texture. This is a beautiful Cabernet Sauvignon with rich, opulent fruit, balanced and complex and with elegant tannins.
100% Cabernet Sauvignon | Gantner Ranch | Spring Mountain | Napa Valley
30 Months on New French Oak | Cellaring Recommendation: 2022 – 2030
2017 HENDRICKS RESERVE PINOT NOIR
Winemaker Notes: Intense aromas of rich ripe cherry and raspberry bloom from the glass with a spark of lingering pomegranate ... hints of cinnamon, spice and clove, delicate notes of violets and rose petals. Opulent, velvety red fruit layers across the palate leading into a long, polished finish. This beautiful Pinot Noir is lush, full bodied and complex and with proper cellaring will continue to evolve.
100% Pinot Noir | Clone 667 | Santa Lucia Highlands | Smith Vineyard
22 Months on New French Oak | Cellaring Recommendation: 2022 – 2027