A Trio of Napa Valley 2018 Single Vineyard Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon, Each Bottle Aged in Oak Barrels for Different Periods of Time
June 23rd – Continuing to push new boundaries and stay on the forefront of exciting future trends, The Vice Wine today reveals the V Series Time Capsule, a trio of 2018 Single Vineyard Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, with each bottle aged in oak barrels for different periods of time: V1 for 12 months; V2 for 18 months; and V3 for 24 months.
The V Series plays with time and nuances of aging by grouping three examples of the 2018 Single Vineyard Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon. Experience the effects of oak aging and judge for yourself with 25% new oak and 75% one-year old, 80% French and 20% American, each barrel housing the same wine for 3 different periods of time to create a “time capsule” of flavor.
This dynamic blend of separately aged wines give each bottle its own unique flavor, making every sip an experience in itself. Perfect for gifts, tasting parties or as your own foray into the aging of Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, the V Series is a new and original experimentation of the wine aging process.
2018 Single Vineyard Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon, V Series “Time Capsule” ($146/ box)
- V1: aged in oak barrels for 12 months
- V2: aged in oak barrels for 18 months
- V3: aged in oak barrels for 24 months
- ABV: 14.2%
Coming off a ‘premier’ showing at Premiere Napa Valley, the showcase for fine wines in the international marketplace and prestigious charity wine auction, The Vice Wine and winemaker Malek Amrani are just getting started with breaking the mold by producing an exciting array of Napa Valley wines and making them obtainable. All proceeds of Premiere Napa Valley support non-profits, so The Vice Wine’s ability to raise nearly $30,000 for Napa Valley charities when the need is great, was an ideal way to start on a roll of inspiration and creativity for 2021.
The Vice Wine’s impressive portfolio of single varietal wines from 12 of the 16 Napa Valley AVAs also includes a rare Orange of Semillon, luxury Napa Valley canned wines and the Cabernet Sauvignon “American Paradox” crafted from four of Napa’s most prestigious and historical vineyards. The Vice Wine celebrates the diversity of Napa Valley by showcasing unique varietals and concepts and crafts luxury Napa Valley wines at affordable prices. All wines by The Vice are low in sulfites and certified vegan.
About The Vice Wine
The Vice Wine is a Napa Valley luxury wine brand made in small batches. Each batch is crafted from single grape varietals sourced from hand selected vineyards that best express the grape varietal and the region that it comes from. The Vice wines is a result of passionate labor, sustainable farming, a long expertise of the wine industry and a current understanding of the consumer’s wine trend. The Vice Wine is about as personal of a brand as it gets. Everything is done by the founders. We drive the truck to get our fruit, we crush, bottle, label; we do everything by hand when possible. We design the labels, work the market, and sell the wine. We believe that the best wines in the world aren’t the most expensive ones. We thrive at providing the best quality wine at the best value. For more information visit thevice.com and follow on @thevicewine.