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Date Printed: 9/2/2015
Duckhorn Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon 2002
Duckhorn Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon 2002
(search item no. 86618)
collectible wine

Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
Connoisseurs' Guide rating: 91 points
PRICE ON 9/2/2015: $94.44

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2005 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2004 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
2001 Connoisseurs' Guide rating: 94 points
2001 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2001 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2000 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
2000 Connoisseurs' Guide rating: 92 points
1999 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
1999 Connoisseurs' Guide rating: 93 points
1997 Wine & Spirits rating: 94 points

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About Duckhorn Vineyards:

Founded in 1976, Duckhorn Vineyards has been crafting Bordeaux varietals from the Napa Valley for over 30 years. This winemaking tradition has grown to include seven estate vineyards, located throughout the various microclimates of the Napa Valley. Focused on quality and consistency, these estate vineyards are an essential element in making wines of distinction. One of the first wineries to pioneer Merlot as a premium varietal, Duckhorn Vineyards now makes several elegant Merlot and distinctive Cabernet Sauvignon bottlings to showcase the characteristics of its vineyard sites. In addition, the winery is known for its acclaimed Sauvignon Blanc. Beginning with the 2006 vintage, Duckhorn Vineyards unveiled The Discussion, a Cabernet Sauvignon-based blend that represents the pinnacle of Duckhorn's portfolio.