Region: Napa Valley, CA
Tasting this wine LIVE on "SIP Virtual Wine Tasting with the Winemakers" on January 8th, 2021
- Color: deep garnet
- Aromas: black cherry, red currant, pie crust, tobacco, eucalyptus
- Palate: raspberry, plum, cocoa, subtle tannins, smooth long finish
RegionNapa Valley, CA
Aging PotentialEnjoy now or in the next 3 to 5 years
Winemaker Kevin Mills grew up in Oklahoma, where his family grew have grown vines since 1977. After years of hard work and many “interesting” wines they decided to go to school. Kevin enrolled in Grayson County College’s Viticulture and Enology program at Denison, Texas and together started Canadian River Winery. Kevin met Tony Peju of Peju Province Winery and mentored under then Peju Winemaker Sean Foster for four and a half years. Kevin took the winemaker position for Trinitas Cellars in January, 2007. His emphasis is to mainstream Trinitas with top tier Bordeaux and Burgundy varietals. Kevin has introduced Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and Cabernet programs to the Trinitas Portfolio.
Recently, Winemaker Kale Anderson took over the winemaking at Trinitas Cellars.