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Date Printed: 10/25/2014
Leonetti Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Leonetti Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
(search item no. 116095)
collectible wine

Wine Enthusiast rating: 97 points
The Wine Advocate rating: 95 points
PRICE ON 10/25/2014: $99.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 The Wine Advocate rating: 95 points
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 97 points
2010 Wine Enthusiast rating: 94 points
2010 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 98 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 94 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 94 points
2008 Wine & Spirits rating: 94 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2007 Wine Enthusiast rating: 97 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 94 points
2007 Wine & Spirits rating: 94 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2006 International Wine Cellar rating: 94 points
2006 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2005 Wine Enthusiast rating: 96 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 94 points
2004 The Wine Advocate rating: 95 points
2004 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2003 The Wine Advocate rating: 96 points
2002 The Wine Advocate rating: 95 points
2002 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2001 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2000 Wine Enthusiast rating: 93 points
1999 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
1999 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
1999 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
1998 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
1998 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
1998 International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
1997 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
1997 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
1995 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
1994 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
1994 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Dark as night. An absolutely explosive nose of ripe red and black fruits, licorice, coffee, cassis and pine boughs. Palate is gorgeously plush, rich, dense, long, and loaded with fruit. Tannin is smooth and ripe, finish lasts forever. A very flamboyant yet balanced Cabernet.

Blend: 88% Cabernet Sauvignon, 7% Merlot, 4% Carmenere, and 1% Malbec

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About Leonetti Cellar:

Exclusive production of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot have been the hallmark of Gary Figgins' Leonetti Cellar winery in the suburbs of Walla Walla. Grapes from his own vineyard and from other nearby properties are used to create these rich and robust varietal wines. The attractive new winery building made of native stone houses barrel storage and fermenting tanks.