2009 Year Wine
The initial ruby red gradually shades into warmer, less intense shades as the wine ages. The faintly tousled woodland fragrances of the wine's first year mature with aging into a complex, elegant bouquet proffering distinct whiffs of violets that fuse well with the tertiary notes of spiciness contributed by cask conditioning. On the palate, the wine is warm and beautifully ...
Item No. 123147
Critical Acclaim "A blend of just over 50% Cabernet Sauvignon and the balance Merlot (last year I mistakenly wrote that the balance was Cabernet Franc), the opaque ruby/purple-colored 2009 reveals notes of scorched earth/burning embers/charcoal, black currants, ripe cherries and lead pencil shavings. Full-bodied and pure with sweet tannin, this is an under-the-radar, high quality claret to ...
Pessac-Leognan, Bordeaux, France
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Item No. 111759
Cuvaison's Carneros Pinot Noir comes from their 400-acre estate in the southern part of Napa Valley. This cool climate vineyard allows near perfect conditions year after year to produce world class Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc and Merlot. Controlling all farming aspects within their own vineyard gives Cuvaison an advantage in producing the best quality fruit therefore ...
Item No. 109498
When nature and winemakers collaborate successfully, Nebbiolo produces wines of great flavor complexity with aromas of dried flowers, herbs, tea, tobacco, cherries, and raspberries. Dense with tannin, it just gets better with age. After almost two years in barrel and another year bottle aging, this '09 is full of tea and rose aromas with just a hint of tar and ...
North Coast, California
Item No. 124903