Dominus Estate Red Wine Napa Valley
179 Ratings
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179 Ratings
Dominus Estate Red Wine Napa Valley

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2001 Vintage) Superripe aromas of plum, cherry, licorice, mocha, smoke and minerals. At once sweet and gripping, with very intense, nuanced flavors of cherry, plum, currant, tobacco, minerals and currant leaf.

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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    Could be 80 points. Could be 90 points. Yes, we do not usually give split scores to wine, and perhaps we should simply let the lower score stand, but there is fruit and richness aplenty here. And, if you have another two decades to wait and a fair bit of optimism, you might want to take the chance that this wine's virtues will someday outshine both its ridiculously abrasive tannins and the earthy, old leathery tones that have been in control over its first two decades. Not previously reviewed.
  • Robert Parker