List Page Learn About Content Graphic

Cabernet Sauvignon

Learn about Cabernet Sauvignon — taste profile, popular regions and more ...

undefined, null

A noble variety bestowed with both power and concentration, Cabernet Sauvignon enjoys success all over the globe. Inherently high in tannins and acidity, the best bottlings of Cabernet can age beautifully for decades. Cabernet Sauvignon flourishes in temperate climates like Bordeaux where it forms the base of the Medoc reds. These blends are typically mostly Cabernet with Merlot and smaller amounts of some combination of Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Petit Verdot. (Enjoying a great deal of success in various regions around the world, this blend is now globally referred to as a Bordeaux Blend.) Cabernet Sauvignon from the Napa Valley is responsible for some of the world’s most prestigious, age-worthy and sought-after “cult” wines.

Tasting Notes for Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon is a dry red wine rich in color, tannin and extract. It expresses notes of blackberry, cassis, plum, currant, spice and tobacco. In the Old World you'll often find the more earthy side of Cabernet Sauvignon wine. In warmer regions like California, Washington, Argentina, Chile and Australia, you can typically expect more upfront fruit flavors.

Perfect Food Pairings for Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon wine pairs well with rich, intense meat dishes—beef, lamb and venison, in particular—where its opulent fruit and decisive tannins make an equal match to the dense protein of the meat. With a mature Cabernet, opt for tender, slow-cooked meat dishes.

Sommelier Secrets for Cabernet Sauvignon

Despite the modern importance and ubiquity of Cabernet Sauvignon, it is actually a relatively young variety. In 1997, DNA profiling revealed the grape to be a spontaneous crossing of Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc which took place in 17th century southwestern France.

Filter by
27 Items
27 Items
  • Pride Mountain Vineyards Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Pride Mountain Vineyards Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from St. Helena, Napa Valley, California
    • RP99
    • WS96
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $699.00
    Try the
    699
    699
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • David Arthur Elevation 1147 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001  Front Label
    David Arthur Elevation 1147 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WS96
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $329.97
    Try the
    329 97
    329 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Shafer Sunspot Vineyard 25th Anniversary (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001  Front Label
    Shafer Sunspot Vineyard 25th Anniversary (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WS93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $1,299.97
    Try the
    1,299 97
    1,299 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Caymus Special Selection (1.5L Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Caymus Special Selection (1.5L Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP96
    • WS93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $529.00
    Try the
    529
    529
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Beringer Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle) 2001  Front Label
    Beringer Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP97
    • WS90
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $699.97
    Try the
    699 97
    699 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Hewitt Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Hewitt Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WE95
    • WS93
    • CG93
    • W&S92
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $259.97
    Try the
    259 97
    259 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Stag's Leap Wine Cellars Cask 23 Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WS95
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $349.99
    Try the
    349 99
    349 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Columbia Valley, Washington
    • RP96
    • WE95
    • WS94
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $399.97
    Try the
    399 97
    399 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Carter Cellars Beckstoffer To Kalon (1.5L Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Carter Cellars Beckstoffer To Kalon (1.5L Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Oakville, Napa Valley, California
    • RP95
    • WE93
    • WS92
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $649.00
    Try the
    649
    649
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Caymus Special Selection Cabernet Sauvignon (6 Liter Bottle) 2001  Front Label
    Caymus Special Selection Cabernet Sauvignon (6 Liter Bottle) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP96
    • WS93
    • WE93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $1,879.99
    Try the
    1,879 99
    1,879 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Quintessa (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Quintessa (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Rutherford, Napa Valley, California
    • WS93
    • WE92
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $219.00
    Try the 2017 Vintage 399 99
    219
    219
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Lokoya Diamond Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle - Wrinkled Label) 2001  Front Label
    Lokoya Diamond Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle - Wrinkled Label) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WS95
    • RP94
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $1,199.97
    Try the
    1,199 97
    1,199 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Duckhorn Monitor Ledge Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5L) 2001 Front Label
    Duckhorn Monitor Ledge Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5L) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP93
    • WE93
    • CG93
    • WS92
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $85.00
    Try the
    85
    85
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Robert Mondavi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum - scuffed labels) 2001  Front Label
    Robert Mondavi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum - scuffed labels) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP95
    • WS94
    • WE94
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $249.97
    Try the
    249 97
    249 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Caymus Special Selection Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle - Signature on Label) 2001  Front Label
    Caymus Special Selection Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle - Signature on Label) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP96
    • WS93
    • WE93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $939.97
    Try the
    939 97
    939 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Lokoya Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle - Wrinkled Label) 2001  Front Label
    Lokoya Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle - Wrinkled Label) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Howell Mountain, Napa Valley, California
    • RP99
    • WS95
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $1,199.97
    Try the
    1,199 97
    1,199 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Oakford Vineyards Oakville Paradigm Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5L Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Oakville, Napa Valley, California
    • WS93
    • WE93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $109.00
    Try the
    109
    109
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Pride Mountain Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Pride Mountain Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP95
    • WS93
    • W&S91
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $319.97
    Try the
    319 97
    319 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Etude Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001  Front Label
    Etude Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WE95
    • WS93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $209.97
    Try the
    209 97
    209 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Larkmead Solari Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Larkmead Solari Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP93
    • WS92
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $349.97
    Try the
    349 97
    349 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Etude Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle) 2001  Front Label
    Etude Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon (3 Liter Bottle) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WE95
    • WS93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $399.97
    Try the
    399 97
    399 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Grace Family Cabernet Sauvignon (1 Liter Etched Bottle)  2001  Front Label
    Grace Family Cabernet Sauvignon (1 Liter Etched Bottle) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WS91
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $349.97
    Try the
    349 97
    349 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Staglin Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Staglin Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WE96
    • WS94
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $229.99
    Try the
    229 99
    229 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • WS95
    • RP95
    • WE94
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $689.97
    Try the 2017 Vintage 499 97
    689 97
    689 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Hundred Acre Kayli Morgan Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5L Magnum) 2001 Front Label
    Hundred Acre Kayli Morgan Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5L Magnum) 2001
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
    • RP97
    • WS93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Price per bottle
    Currently Unavailable $929.00
    Try the
    929
    929
    Save $0.00 (0%)
Sorry, we couldn't find any matches.

Internet Explorer is no longer supported.
Please use a different browser like Edge, Chrome or Firefox to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

It's easy to make the switch.
Enjoy better browsing and increased security.

Yes, Update Now

Search for ""

Processing Your Order...