1998 Stag's Leap Wine Cellars Cask 23 Cabernet Sauvignon
Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines4% Merlot; 2% Petit Verdot. One of California's most famous wine's, and one its most expensive also, comes through in flying colors in this challenging vintage. Its trademark cherries, currants, cocoa, loam and hints of herbs are joined by rich oakiness in the outgoing aromas and again in the wine's plush, deep and wholly inviting flavors. It is polished and round on the palate and finds a streak of fine-grained tannins creeping in at the back to give the wine a bit of spine and to suggest that e...
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Vintage ChartRating for United States-California: 85 (slightly worse than average year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: drink now<br/>
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