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Date Printed: 12/20/2014
Inglenook CASK Cabernet Sauvignon 2003
Inglenook CASK Cabernet Sauvignon 2003
(search item no. 90002)
collectible wine
green wine

Wine Enthusiast rating: 95 points
PRICE ON 12/20/2014: $69.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 91 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 94 points
2007 Wine Enthusiast rating: 95 points
2006 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
2006 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
2006 Connoisseurs' Guide rating: 90 points
2005 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
2004 Wine Enthusiast rating: 93 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2001 Wine Enthusiast rating: 93 points
2001 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
1999 Wine Enthusiast rating: 93 points
1999 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
1998 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Wine Enthusiast awards the Rubicon Estate CASK Cabernet Sauvignon a 95 point score: "This is a glamorous wine, tremendous now, and will hold and develop through 2020."

The CASK Cabernet Sauvignon epitomizes the property's illustrious history and tradition of winemaking, and pays tribute to John Daniel, Jr. and the Inglenook Cask wines that made this property legendary.

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About Inglenook:

In 1879, Finnish explorer and adventurer Gustave Niebaum searched the Napa Valley with the goal of establishing a wine estate to rival the finest chateau of France. For decades his wines won acclaim and remain some of the most admired in American wine history's classic period. By the mid-1960's, his property was divided, and estate-wine production ceased.

A decade later, Francis Ford Coppola purchased 1,500 acres of this historic property and revived Captain Niebaum's fine winemaking tradition. In 1995, Niebaum-Coppola acquired the remainder of the property and restored the Inglenook Estate to its original dimensions.