Wine has slightly aged label
The wines display the depth, richness and nuances of each of the varietals used to create Cain Five. The exception, in this vintage, was that Merlot was not seen as an asset to the blend and was therefore not used in the assemblage for the first time since the inception of Cain Five. "Saturated medium ruby. Briary wild berries, black cherry, plum, menthol and tobacco on the nose. Supple...Finishes with slightly dry, very firm tannins."