Goosecross Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 1997

Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California

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Item No. 27279
  • red wine

Winemaker's Notes

This extraordinary Howell Mountain Cabernet exhibits deep concentrated aromas of black cherry, blackberry, raspberry, pepper, black olive, and sweet herbs such as tarragon and anise. With a rich, full structure, moderate astringency and long lingering flavors, this wonderful wine is built to age and will continue to improve over the next decade. This wine is everything a Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon ought to be!

Learn About Goosecross

Goosecross Cellars was founded in 1985 by the Gorsuch family at the Goosecross vineyard site in Yountville, CA. The winery's name comes from the owner's last name, which means, where the Goose crossed the stream in an old English dialect. Prior to 1985, each harvest of Chardonnay from the 10.5-acre vineyard was sourced to prestigious wineries including Far Niente and Burgess...

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Learn About Napa Valley

It's hard not to think of Napa Valley when thinking of California wines. The region is, after all, the one that brought world recognition to California wine making. The area was settled by a few choice wine families in the 1960's who bet that the wines of the area would grow and flourish. They were right. The Napa wine industry really took off in the 1980's, when vineyard...

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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,...

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