- Tocai Fruilano
- Lillie Sauvignon Blanc
- Napa Valley Red Wine
- Cabernet Sauvignon
- LMV Salon
- The Lark
Allocated Only ~ Next Release February 2015
Named after the first owner of the Larkmead Estate, Lillie "Firebelle Lil" Hitchcock, our proprietary Merlot and Malbec-based blend is consistently fruit-forward and vibrant with firm, yet plush tannins and a hint of minerality. The varietal composition changes with each vintage.
|Fruit:||100% Estate grown fruit, produced and bottled at Larkmead Vineyards|
|Varietal Composition:||42% Merlot, 27% Malbec, 21% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc|
|Aging:||Aged for 20 months in 54% new French oak barrels|
|Cooperages:||Tonnelleries Bossuet and Ermitage|
"The 2011 Firebelle displays a dark ruby/plum color along with sweet red and black currant fruit intertwined with hints of sweet and sour cherries, a whiff of herbaceousness and a medium-bodied, elegant style."
~ Robert Parker, 87 points, Wine Advocate, 10-31-13, Issue 209