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Valley of the Moon Cuvee de la Luna Cuvee de la Luna Valley of the Moon 2007

Winemaker's Notes:

Our 2007 Cuvée de la Luna is a unique blend of four of the seven traditional red Bordeaux varietals. The Winemaker’s goal is to assemble a blend showcasing the best that each vintage has to offer from these wines. The non-varietal label provides for flexibility in the wine’s composition and allows the proportions of each varietal in the blend to change with the vintage. For this year’s blend, individual barrel lots were chosen from Sonoma County’s premier viticultural areas, including Sonoma Valley, Dry Creek Valley, and Sonoma Mountain.

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Valley of the Moon Winery:
Valley of the Moon Winery has been in operation longer than any other winery in the Glen Ellen area. The stone structures themselves date back to 1863, and have great historial significance. In 1997 the winery was transformed into a contemporary winemaking facility; still the original heritage was preserved. Valley of the Moon Winery, as it exsists today, is a testament to both vision and r... Read more
Valley of the Moon Winery has been in operation longer than any other winery in the Glen Ellen area. The stone structures themselves date back to 1863, and have great historial significance. In 1997 the winery was transformed into a contemporary winemaking facility; still the original heritage was preserved. Valley of the Moon Winery, as it exsists today, is a testament to both vision and rebirth. The history and old walls remain, but the technology and styling is resolutely modern. This harmonious marriage of past and present provides the perfect environment to craft world-class wines. www.valleyofthemoonwinery.com Read less

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External Reviews for Valley of the Moon Cuvee de la Luna Cuvee de la Luna Valley of the Moon

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Vintage: 2005 11/24/2008

Sonoma Harvest Fair 2008 - Bronze Medal


External Review
Vintage: 2005 01/17/2009

Wine Tasting NotesCuvee de la Luna is a unique blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Malbec and Cabernet Franc. Individual barrel lots were chosen from Sonoma County's premier viticultural areas. Our best lots of wine from Sonoma Valley, Sonoma Mountain, Dry Creek and the Mayacamas Range were all used in this reserve "Meritage" style wine. "The goal with this wine for Valley of the Moon", says winemaker Pat Henderson, "is to make the most complex and best tasting red wine possible. Its non-varietal label gives us the ultimate flexibility to adjust the blend from year to year."



Tasting Notes:

The black cherry, vanilla and sweet tobacco aromas are enhanced with rosemary and baking spice notes. Complex and concentrated black cherry and red currant flavors are integrated with rich oak and dark chocolate on the finish. Supple tannins and balanced acidity provide excellent structure to this elegant and complex blend.

Our 2007 Cuvée de la Luna is a unique blend of four of the seven traditional red Bordeaux varietals. The Winemaker’s goal is to assemble a blend showcasing the best that each vintage has to offer from these wines. The non-varietal label provides for flexibility in the wine’s composition and allows the proportions of each varietal in the blend to change with the vintage. For this year’s blend, individual barrel lots were chosen from Sonoma County’s premier viticultural areas, including Sonoma Valley, Dry Creek Valley, and Sonoma Mountain.

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3187 cases produced.

Closure: Cork

Notes: 24 months in French, Hungarian and American oak barrels

Wine Specs:

Alcohol: 14.5% pH: 3.66

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