In 2005, Jess and Sharon Sweely planted the first vineyards on the property. Jean Case and her husband, Steve, purchased the property in 2010 and, after some renovations, re-opened it under the Early Mountain brand in 2012. In 2015, Early Mountain expanded its acreage to include Quaker Run Vineyard, 14 miles north of the Early Mountain estate in Madison County. That year, Early Mountain increased its acreage of classic Bordeaux-type varietals such as Cabernet Franc and Merlot and added new varietals including Malvasia Bianca, Sauvignon Blanc, and Tannat.
Early Mountain Eluvium Red
Originated here in Virginia, this wine offers a structured and layered persistence of tannin. We recommend serving this bottle with a moment of aeration to unfold the highest potential.
Producer: Early Mountain Vineyards
Grapes: 80% Merlot, 19% Petit Verdot, 1% Cabernet Franc
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