2017 Bevan Cellars Ontogeny Proprietary Red Wine
Region: Napa Valley
Cépage: Cabernet Sauvignon (65%); Cabernet Franc (20%); Petit Verdot (10%); Merlot (5%)
Size: 750 ml
Rating(s): 97 (JD)
"Cassis, black olives, tobacco, chocolate, toasted spice, and graphite notes all emerge from the 2017 Ontogeny, a more rounded, plush, sexy wine that nevertheless packs ample muscle, depth, and richness. It's a beautifully balanced, silky, awesome wine as well as a killer value."
Jeb Dunnuck (JD) - 01/20