On November 9, 1621, the ship Fortune entered Plymouth Harbor bringing the second wave of settlers, just a year after the Mayflower. Edouard Bompasse was one of 35 passengers to disembark.
The Bump Family are direct descendents of Edward Bompasse. With this project, our family triestocelebratetheadventurousspiritthattheotheroriginalsettlersembodied. Also,we have noticed that when we share the story of Fortune 1621, it inspires others to fondly remember the histories of their families. Fittingly, this social camaraderie is complemented very well by a nice bottle of wine!
Varietal: 83% Cabernet Sauvignon, 13% Merlot, 4% Petit Verdot
Port of Call: Napa Valley
Vessel: Fermented in stainless steel tank. Aged 18 months 85% French Oak (15% new) - 15% American Oak (new)