Red Wines    Cabernet Sauvignon    Sonoma County    California   
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Date Printed: 9/22/2014
Roth Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2005
Roth Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2005
(search item no. 96117)

PRICE ON 9/22/2014: $33.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 Wine & Spirits rating: 88 points
2009 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

A blend of 85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Merlot.

The 2005 vintage has aromas of vanilla, ripe cherry and cinnamon, with flavors of raspberry jam, cocoa and red fruit. The 2005 Roth is an accessible and evenly structured Cabernet with a long, elegant finish.

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About Roth:

Roth Estate is a family-owned winery dedicated to crafting full-flavored wines grown in exemplary Sonoma County vineyards. Beginning in 2001, Roth committed to producing classic Bordeaux varietals in Alexander Valley. A decade later the winery expanded its winemaking to include cool-climate varietals from the Sonoma Coast.

From the same 60 hillside acres in the southeast corner of the Alexander Valley that nurtures Lancaster Estate, comes their newest release, Roth Cabernet Sauvignon.

Tom Prentice, Lancaster Estate’s vineyard manager has totally replanted this site since he arrived here from Screaming Eagle in early 1995. With the low-yielding older vines going exclusively to Lancaster Estate’s flagship wine, their signature blend, Roth becomes a tremendous value from such a pedigreed stock.