WINE NOTES: The 2017 Orin Swift Mercury Head has a familiar nose of pedigree, the wine opens with aromatics of ripe raspberry, blackcurrant, cigar box and a hint of fresh sandalwood shavings and Herbs de Provence—mysteriously intriguing at first but evolving into a thoroughbred with time
and air. Dense and layered on the palate, an immediate note of mixed berry strudel
topped with fresh cream, fresh black raspberry and soft tannins akin to baking chocolate transition to a finish of both nuance and concentration. Still young, the wine will continue to evolve gracefully while retaining its luscious quality and classic Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon nature.
- Varietal Content: Cabernet Sauvignon
- Appellation: Napa Valley
- Alcohol Level: 15.5%