Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2015

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CALIFORNIA M ade in a more approachable style, yet still fit for the cellar, the 2012 Araujo Altagracia is a very serious Napa Valley wine. It's a Bordeaux blend, which separates it most from the estate's flagship Cabernet yet remains befitting of the Araujo name. This is a great way to taste and understand Eisele terroir without breaking the bank. ✦ Araujo estate Red Blend Altagracia 2012 RP 91–93 » $139 "...Reflects the purity that frequently comes from this vineyard... Already approachable, this seductive, plush 2012 should age effortlessly..." (1704225) for the full eisele vineyard experience: (Available in limited quantities) Araujo Cabernet Sauvignon eisele vineyard 2012 RP 96–98+ » $525 "...Sensational extract and richness, abundant notes of blackcurrants, blueberries, blackberries, spring flowers and forest floor, and full body...The finish lasts 45-50 seconds...Like most Cabernet Sauvignons made from the Eisele Vineyard, it should keep for 25-30 years." (1704257) The araujo paradigM For second Wine Araujo, which is famous for its Eisele vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, used to make a second wine from purchased fruit; until the decision was made that the estate's second wine would come primarily from the esteemed Eisele vineyard itself.

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