Artesa Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 1998

Cabernet Sauvignon from Sonoma County, California

Price: $37.99
Item No. 47213
Ratings Pedigree:
  • 1997
  • ST86

Winemaker's Notes

This Cabernet Sauvignon presents very concentrated aromas of blackberry, cherry and black currant with a subtle interlacing of oak toast. On the palate, lush, supple textures lead to bright, complex berry flavors and a lasting finish.

Learn About Artesa Map ItMap It

Artesa's architecturally-acclaimed facility opened as Codorniu Napa in 1991, dedicated solely to methode champenoise sparkling wine production. But in 1997, with the arrival of a world-class winemaker and a $10 million conversion, the winery shifted focus dramatically. Artesa was born with the inaugural release of ultra-premium still wines in September 1999. Artesa (ahr TESS uh)...

Read More About Artesa

Learn About Sonoma County

Twice as large as Napa in size, Sonoma County only makes about a half the amount of wine as her northeasterly neighbor. But Sonoma, with her size, is able to vouch for more diversity within her borders, including sub-AVAs that are climatically varied. The atmosphere of Sonoma is decidedly laid back and down home country style. But in wines, they are keeping up with the...

Read More About Sonoma County

Learn About Cabernet Sauvignon

(cab-uhr-NAY sow-veeh-yawn) King of Red Many refer to Cabernet Sauvignon as the king of red grapes. Perhaps that title is due to its ability to grow worldwide in a number of climates, or to the fact that it produces wine with such character yet such diversity. Either way, this grape is responsible, as a whole or a partner, for some of the greatest wines in the world. In Bordeaux,...

Read More About Cabernet Sauvignon

Related Products
Our 2012 estate grown Cabernet Sauvignon is a true testament to the varietal and exemplifies what the Santa Ynez Valley ...
Winemaker's Notes The esteemed Alexander Valley is home to Simi Winery and our Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards. Balanced flavors of red ...
The Cabernet Sauvignon showed a beautiful degree of richness and structure this vintage because of the season's excellent weather. We ...
PIN2154_1998

About Professional Ratings

close
Please login or create an account to create a wine list.
close
close
New Arrival Alert
Also sign me up for Wine.com emails featuring deals, trends and new arrivals
Your alert has been added!

Remember, you can go to my account > my alerts to view/edit your alerts at any time (or click here if you want to see them now!)

Membership Benefits


  • • Unlimited FREE ground shipping.
  • • Fast & convenient delivery to your door.
  • • Shop with confidence, satisfaction guaranteed.

Ship on us for a month!

Start My Free Trial

After your free trial, StewardShip is just $49/year.

*Some exclusions apply

close popup