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2012 The Pact Vintage Notes

Vintage Information | 03-03-16 | Faust

“Ripe black cherry,cassis and blueberry combine with hints of red fruit,vanilla and sandalwood. The entry is supple and silky tannins inherent of Coombsville vineyard harmonize with prominent tannins of Rutherford, Atlas Peak andMt. Veeder. A decadent wine with supporting acidity, and a true expression of the benefits of the blend.” -...

2012 The Lure Vintage Notes

Vintage Information | 03-03-16 | Faust

"Red cherry, raspberry and blackberry with tobacco and cedar notes. Fleshy and layered with rolling tannins followed by a persistent finish.” - Charles Thomas, Winemaker

2012 The Lure Vintage Notes

Vintage Information | 03-03-16 | Faust

"Red cherry, raspberry and blackberry with tobacco and cedar notes. Fleshy and layered with rolling tannins followed by a persistent finish.” - Charles Thomas, Winemaker

2013 Faust Wine Advocate

Accolades | 03-01-16 | Wine Advocate

90 points, Wine Advocate

2012 The Pact James Suckling

Accolades | 03-01-16 | James Suckling

95 points, James Suckling

2013 Faust Accolades

Accolades | 03-01-16 | Wine Advocate, James Suckling, Wine & Spirits

90 points, Wine Advocate

2012 The Lure Accolade

Accolades | 03-01-16 | James Suckling

94 points, James Suckling

2013 Vintage Notes

Vintage Information | 02-22-16 | Faust

"2013 growing season is described as an early, even and excellent vintage. A warm dry Spring brought early bud break with the exception of one heat spike in late June/early July. Temperatures were consistent resulting in notably healthy vines reflecting the quality Napa Valley is known for.

2012 Vintage Notes

Vintage Information | 01-07-15 | Faust

"2012 was an ideal vintage with bud break in early spring and perfect weather at bloom.  A classic Napa summer followed with warm days and cool nights, leading to a long even harvest with no pressure from rain for the Cabernet Sauvignon.  Extensive selective picking and sorting ensured that the...

2011 Vintage Notes

Vintage Information | 01-31-14 | Faust

"Like 2010, the 2011 vintage saw cool spring temperatures and moderate rainfall that pushed bud break, flowering, and fruit-set back two weeks.  The cooler temperatures continued into summer, making canopy management essential.  A warm September month allowed the grapes to ripen and mature.  However, this was followed by an early...