2001 Beaulieu Vineyard Bv Georges de Latour Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
Dark, black-ruby color. The aromas reflect classic "Rutherford dust" notes of black cherry, loamy mineral-earth tones, and licorice, along with fine new oak vanilla highlights. Medium full-bodied, with deep cherry-mineral, currant –anise flavors, this vintage has a fine veneer of tannins combined with good acidity to support 10-15 years aging. Rich, supple fruit softens the texture. The sweet fragrance and taste of vanilla from the new oak add measurable length and structure in the finish. A fine...
Vintage ChartRating for United States-California: 96 (excellent)<br/><br/>Drinkability: too young, let it sit<br/>
User Tasting Note
ejeffb2004Wow still tannic, dark cherry, vanilla, Rutherford cab, but completely mouth coating lonnnnng finish really good. likely needs a couple more years. hugely drinkable.
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