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Date Printed: 7/23/2014
Laurel Glen Sonoma Mountain Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2005
Laurel Glen Sonoma Mountain Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2005
(search item no. 102218)
green wine


PRICE ON 7/23/2014: $42.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2004 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2002 Wine Enthusiast rating: 95 points
2001 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2001 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
2000 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
1999 Wine & Spirits rating: 95 points
1999 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
1998 Wine & Spirits rating: 95 points
1998 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
1997 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
1994 The Wine Advocate rating: 94 points
1993 The Wine Advocate rating: 96 points

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About Laurel Glen Vineyards:

Laurel Glen Vineyard, a thousand feet up the slopes of Sonoma Mountain, has long been considered one of the iconic Cabernet vineyards of California. Originally planted in the 1880’s, the present-day vineyard was developed in the 1970’s by Sonoma wine pioneer Patrick Campbell. The 1st vintage of Laurel Glen Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon was made in 1981. The vineyard’s combination of high altitude, eastern exposure, rocky soils, and small diurnal temperature swings combine to produce very distinctive wines. Despite its small production, the wine has received international acclaim for its exceptional balance, elegance and ability to age gracefully.