• Translated as “Morning Dew”, Asatsuyu is a pure Sauvignon Blanc and the only white wine made by Kenzo Estate.

  • Resembling the blend of a vibrant red and a delicate white to create an elegant Rosé.

  • The gentian (Rindo in Japanese) is a purple flower evoking the color of this wine, a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petite  Verdot and Malbec.

  • The name of the town where Kenzo was born, Asuka signifies a bright future and hope for tomorrow. The first Cabernet Franc from the estate, this has been selected specifically for the vintage.

  • Meaning “Purple”, Murasaki is a robust blend of predominantly Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot selected from certain vineyard blocks and specific barrels.

  • Named “Indigo” for a color whose significance is profound in Japanese culture, this is a Cabernet Sauvignon possessed of all the stature the wine is renowned for.


cabernet sauvignon

Selected from the most significant barrels of Cabernet Sauvignon, and enhanced by minor yet critical components of the four other Bordeaux red varieties, this wine is the boldest expression of the estate’s potential and power. Commanding respect and attention, “ai” bears the hallmark of classic Napa Cabernet while evoking a gracefulness on the palate that speaks to the elevation and the maritime influence of the Estate’s southern location in the valley.

2010 Tasting Notes Ai    |    Buy Now


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