Daou vineyards is located in the Adelaida District of Paso Robles, in California. Each bottle of the Soul of a Lion begins in a rare bois rose’ French barrel. The wine is then aged for two years in the proprietary DAOU five year barrel. It is then held for extended bottle maturation prior to allocation, ensuring that every bottle has achieved perfection, prior to release. The Soul of a Lion Cabernet Sauvignon has intense aromas of lilac, violet and spice. The palate has flavors of blueberry, boysenberry, plum, vanilla bean and chocolate covered cherry. The Daou Cabernet Sauvignon has a nose of cherry, black plum and currants. It is robust and full bodied with a palate of black cherry, cassis and wild boysenberry.