2013 Napa: The Banner Vintage

Revisiting an Iconic Harvest

By Graham Tucker | April 6, 2019

The 2013 Napa Valley harvest is one of the finest, most thrilling vintages the storied region has ever seen. Conditions were optimal and flawless with the wines displaying, in visceral fashion, the qualities that make “Napa-Cab” such a revered wine: concentrated and structured with underlying but palpable freshness, bountiful fruit and spicy, herbal flavors. And not to mention the stunning, profound, almost haunting perfume…

While there is no rush to consume, there is also no time like the present: the wines are utterly delicious now and still showcase their abundant fruit and freshness.