A Singular Expression of Site
Marciano Estate represents, quite simply, the best wine that we produce each vintage. It took us years to get here. Years of experimenting, getting to know the land, the geology, the soils. Of letting the vineyard mature and understanding the vines and through them, how the site expresses itself. Produced in quantities dictated solely by quality, Marciano Estate represents years of striving for what can only be called a beautiful expression of a singular vineyard.
From the small block of iron-rich soils that form the core of the Marciano Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, the 2015 vintage produced a wine that is rich and lush with beautiful texture and concentration. Complex flavors of cassis and blackberry layered with black plum and mocha, complement hints of star anise, sarsaparilla, silky ripe tannins and the long, graceful finish.
This vintage is already expressing its decadent flavors and can be enjoyed in its youth with a time in a decanter. Those with the patience to cellar their wine will be rewarded, as the 2015 Marciano Estate Cabernet Sauvignon will age gracefully for decades to come.
90% Cabernet Sauvignon
8% Cabernet Franc
2% Petit Verdot
M Red Wine
Layered and Refined
M Red Wine is a rich and layered Bordeaux blend that balances the density and power of our vineyard’s Cabernet Sauvignon with the silky texture and perfumed aromatics of our best blocks of Cabernet Franc. This wine’s lush flavors and supple structure make it generous in its youth while allowing the wine to age gracefully for many years to come.
Proprietary Red Wine
The 2015 M Red wine boasts aromas of black cherry, crème de cassis, violet and espresso. On the palate, the Cabernet Sauvignon adds beautiful concentration, lush fruit flavors and incredible depth. Conditions in 2015 were ideal for the Cabernet Franc, which achieved perfect ripeness and contributed to the
wine’s expressive bouquet and silky, refined texture. The addition of Petit Verdot completes the blend, resulting in a seamless wine, and showcasing the complexity and amplitude of our ten-acre estate vineyard.
72% Cabernet Sauvignon
23% Cabernet Franc
5% Petit Verdot