2015 Cabernet Sauvignon, Newsom Vineyards
Our 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon is a model of balanced intensity and restraint.
Texas High Plains
29 months in new American oak barrels
Aromas of Texas summer rain, crushed fresh raspberries, and tarragon give way to intense flavors of tart black cherry and ripe black currant. Grace notes of allspice and Earl Grey tea linger on the clean, mineral-driven finish.
Best of Class – 2019 Texas International Wine Competition Gold – 2019 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Silver – 2019 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo Wine Competition Silver – 2018 Lone Star International 89 points – 2018 James Suckling American Wine Revolution Top 50 Wines for Fall – October 2018 Texas Monthly Magazine
Our old friends Neal and Janice Newsom produced exceptional fruit in 2015.
Bending Branch Winery is the sole pioneer of flash vinification in Texas, and this wine is a model of balanced intensity and restraint.
Food Pairing Notes
Impeccable balance makes the 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon a versatile food partner beyond the usual suspects - beef carpaccio or steak tartare is certain to get your next dinner party talking.