Photo of the Day: Sonoma Valley Vines

Vineyard at Chateau St. Jean Winery

These malbec vines are getting ready for the harvest season! Malbec is one of the classic Bordeaux varieties and is becoming more popular due to its blending abilities and its prominence in Argentinian wines. This grape┬átends to be one of the earliest of the red Bordeaux varieties to ripen. It offers bright fruit character, notes of black raspberries, blueberries and violets and has a rich, dense texture. Drooling yet? We can’t wait to see how this grape turns out!

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