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Date Printed: 7/28/2015
Chimney Rock Tomahawk Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
Chimney Rock Tomahawk Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
(search item no. 115317)
boutique wine
collectible wine

Wine Enthusiast rating: 94 points
The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
PRICE ON 7/28/2015: $125.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2009 Wine Enthusiast rating: 96 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2007 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2007 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
2006 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Deep red with dense purple hue. Aromas of intense red fruit with some hints of licorice, floral and cocoa. This is a full-bodied, dense rich wine with a soft, long finish. The tannins are elegant and beautifully textured as expected from Stags Leap District.
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About Chimney Rock Winery:

Situated on the famed Silverado Trail in Napa Valley's renowned Stags Leap District, Chimney Rock is recognized as one of the world's premier fine wine producers. Chimney Rock was established in 1980 with the goal of creating wines that would compete against the best Bordeaux. The estate's location in the Stags Leap District, Napa Valley's smallest and most acclaimed sub-appellation, allows winemaker, Elizabeth Vianna to capture this unique terroir and create wines that rival the most important wines of the world. Chimney Rock is a Terlato Family winery and embodies the family's dedication to producing wines of exceptional quality.