Red Wines    Cabernet Sauvignon    Napa Valley    California   
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Date Printed: 7/26/2014
Provenance Vineyards Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Provenance Vineyards Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
(search item no. 117065)

PRICE ON 7/26/2014: $41.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2005 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2005 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2002 The Wine News rating: 93 points
2002 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2001 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2001 Wine & Spirits rating: 89 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Our Cabernet Sauvignon is grown in the historic Rutherford region of the Napa Valley, first planted by Thomas Rutherford in the 1800s. This elegant, voluptuous wine demonstrates the distinctiveness of the appellation with dark cherry and blackberry fruit flavors and typical "Rutherford Dust" notes of cocoa on the finish.
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About Provenance Vineyards:

Provenance Vineyards showcases the distinctiveness of Napa Valley's best growing areas for red wines by selecting some of the finest Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards in the Rutherford and Oakville districts and Merlot vineyards in the Carneros district. The same uncompromising approach also characterizes Provenance winemaking, with the goal of bringing the grapes from these great vineyards to their fullest potential. Starting with its inaugural 1999 vintage, Provenance's approachable, yet cellar-worthy wines display a fine symmetry of substance and elegance.

The word provenance means "origin" or "source." In the art world, a provenance is the record of a work’s ownership, from its creation to the present day. Connoisseurs place great importance in provenance as a guarantee of authenticity. The name reflects Provenance Vineyards' goal of creating fine wines that are works of art.