Red Wines    Cabernet Sauvignon    Sonoma County    California   
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Date Printed: 9/17/2014
Sonoma Creek Rancho Salinas Cabernet Sauvignon 1997
Sonoma Creek Rancho Salinas Cabernet Sauvignon 1997
(search item no. 13731)

PRICE ON 9/17/2014: $27.49

Winemaker's Notes:

After pouring and swirling our Rancho Salina Cabernet Sauvignon the deep red color and bold fruity aromas are revealed. The initial flavor is distinctive Cabernet Sauvignon, which then explodes into a spicy and black berry barage. A viscous mid palate tastes of choclate and toast. Currants and a pleathera of fruit flavors make up this very complex wine. The lengthy finish of this wine is a great finale for such a stellar wine.
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About Sonoma Creek Winery:

The land of Sonoma Creek has a rich heritage dating back to the late 1800s. What once was a successful dairy operation then became home to Brahma Steers, pedigree horses and rodeos. In 1978, the founders of Sonoma Creek returned to the land to begin working on the formation of the vineyards. Over the years, Sonoma Creek evolved from a vineyard-only operation into a winery and 1989 saw the first release of Sonoma Creek Chardonnay.

In 2003, the Kautz Family, makers of Ironstone Vineyards wines, added Sonoma Creek to their portfolio of wine offerings. With their commitment to sourcing premium winegrapes from the very best vineyards Sonoma County has to offer, combined with their experience of over four decades of growing premium winegrapes and close to two decades of producing award-winning wines, you'll discover these wines reflect the outstanding quality of this historic region.