Original
230 Ratings
Grgich Hills Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

Wine Description

(2012 Vintage) Our Yountville Vineyard forms the heart of our Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, with our Rutherford and Calistoga vineyards rounding out the blend. To boost complexity, we rely on a traditional Bordeaux blend of predominantly Cabernet Sauvignon, with a dash of Petit Verdot, Merlot and Cabernet Franc.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (1992 Vintage) Rating: 79/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 08/31/96.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/15/06
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2003 Vintage) Oozing with sweet, black-cherryish fruit in the nose and on the front of the palate, this two-faced effort gives and then takes away as it heats up and dries out at the finish. Its uneven nature raises concerns about aging even though it has plenty of tannin to lose, and its future is at this point uncertain enough to cost it a chance for a star.
  • International Wine Cellar
    (2004 Vintage) Red-ruby. Plum, smoke, tobacco, earth and menthol on the nose, with a lightly vegetal aspect. Then moderately dense and tightly wound, with a distinctly herbal quality to the red fruit and tobacco fla...
  • Wine News
    (2004 Vintage)