The 2004 Anthology offers red and black fruit aromas and spicy flavors with nuanced expressions of creamy oak and berry cobbler. A robust wine balanced with silky tannins.
- Jeff McBride, Winemaker.
The pinnacle wine of Conn Creek, Anthology is an expressive, complex blend of Napa Valleys finest Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Petit Verdot.
The 2004 harvest began with an earlier than normal bud break and early spring heat spell.
The growing season was gentle and temperate, allowing for enhanced maturation of fruit.
Crop levels were smaller than usual, which created wines with abundant aromas and juicy flavors.
Sourced from premier Napa Valley vineyards producing the regions finest Bordeaux varietals:
Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards: Collins, Stagecoach, Surber, Eisele Family Vineyard and Truchard
Cabernet Franc vineyards: Carpenter and Collins Merlot vineyards: Collins and Stagecoach
Petit Verdot & Malbec vineyards: Herrick