Continuum Proprietary Red 2014
One of Napa Valley's greatest reds, Continuum is Tim Mondavi's estate on Pritchard Hill in the western hills above Oakville. There are 38 acres of mature estate vines here, with an average age of 23 years. The 2014 vintage is comprised of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Cabernet Franc, 15% Petit Verdot and 5% Merlot. It spends 21 months in barrel (two-thirds new oak). It is pure and polished, with layers of dark berry fruit and licorice.