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Leviathan, 2020


Leviathan Wine Co.

The 2020 Leviathan displays powerful aromas of plum, black cherry, cola, and cocoa. Savory spices, white pepper, marjoram, and cardamon. The wine boasts bright and persistent acidity with intense, fine-grained tannins. It is approachable now and built to cellar for over 7 years.

Leviathan, 2020


USA, California


93pts James Suckling

Varietal Composition:

Red Blend (56% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Merlot, 13% Petite Sirah, 7% Syrah, 5% Petite Verdot, 4% Cabernet Franc)

Fun Facts:

Andy Erickson began Leviathan in 2004 with a single goal: to create a red wine each vintage free from the restraints of appellations and crafted from notable vineyards throughout California.

Technical Data:

Fermentation Mode: 

Lots kept separate by vineyard. Primary fermentation averages 14 days on skins
followed by malolactic fermentation in barrel. Each lot is pressed and aged separately before creating the final master blend.

Malolactic Fermentation: 


Maturation Mode & Time:

100% French oak
for 15 months; 25% new and 75% two and three-year old

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