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Date Printed: 7/22/2014
Cuvaison Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon 2005
Cuvaison Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon 2005
(search item no. 93347)

PRICE ON 7/22/2014: $41.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2008 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
2007 Wine Enthusiast rating: 93 points
2007 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
2004 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Color: Black cherry red

Aroma: Cassis, black cherry, blackberry, licorice and persimmon

Taste: Dense cherry and black cherry fruit with hints of chocolate and plum. A blockbuster, mountain grown Cabernet, bursting with fresh fruit and ripe, mouth-coating tannins.

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About Cuvaison Winery:

Established in 1969, Cuvaison produces Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grown exclusively on its estate vineyard in the heart of the world-renown region of Carneros in Napa Valley. Cooled by fog from the San Pablo Bay, the rolling hills of this certied sustainable estate has produced distinctive Chardonnay and Pinot Noir for over 30 years. Dedicated to a philosophy of producing vineyard-driven wines, Cuvaison employs block by block farming methods and a hand-crafted vineyard-to-bottle winemaking approach. e resulting wines are balanced and complex, showcasing the distinctive characteristics of this cool climate estate. Cuvaison is part of Cuvaison Estate Wines, the family-owned Napa Valley vintner which also farms Brandlin Vineyard, a Napa Valley estate on Mt. Veeder.