2000 William Hill Estate Winery Cabernet Sauvignon
This is a fruit-driven wine that exhibits aromas of cassis, dark plum and blackberry. A small percentage of grapes underwent whole berry fermentation, which contributes soft tannins and added richness, polished texture and an earthy body. While summer’s warm start caused anxiety over the threat of premature ripening, an influx of marine fog in August allowed grapes to hang long enough for optimal flavor development. An excellent vintage with slightly low yields, this 2001 Napa Valley Cabernet Sa...
Vintage ChartRating for United States-California: 78 (bad year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: quite possibly over the hill<br/>