Paraduxx Napa Valley Proprietary Red Wine 2017, California, USA
Dry red wine, 75cl. Full bodied Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot dominated red blend from Napa, California, USA. 14.5% ABV
From the only winery devoted to stylish Napa Valley blends, the Paraduxx Proprietary Red Wine is a bold and expressive blend crafted to satisfy the modern palate. Aged 18 months in 100% French oak, it has rich, full fruit flavors and soft, elegant tannins. Rich, luxurious and complex, this wine begins with alluring aromas of ripe cherry, red currant, cranberry and blueberry, along with sophisticated notes of sandalwood, clove, anise and black tea. On the palate, smooth, silky tannins underscore the lush black cherry and currant flavors, with hints of chocolate, spice and cracked pepper adding depth and nuance to the long, flowing finish.
Producer Profile: Paraduxx
Pronunciation [pair-uh-duks]. Every great tradition begins as an innovation. Since being founded in 1994, Paraduxx has earned acclaim as the only winery solely devoted to contemporary Napa Valley blends. Stylistically, winemaker Don LaBorde strives to create visionary blends that capture the essence of their Napa Valley terroir—wines that are inherently ripe and compelling, but that are also impeccably balanced. To achieve this goal, Paraduxx combines consummate Napa viticulture with a vibrant approach to winemaking. The wines in the Paraduxx portfolio are made in a state-of-the art winery that was unveiled in 2005, and the luxuriously appointed Paraduxx Vineyard House welcomes guests daily for an array of intimate sit-down tasting experiences.