Silver Oak Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
The 1987 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon has a medium ruby-red color. It has a complex nose of black cherries, rose petals, coffee and ginger. This wine has a medium body, with a medium-length, tart finish. Enjoy now through 2011.
International Wine Cellar(1999 Vintage) Rating: 89-92 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar in Issue 102, May/June 2002. (with 8% cabernet franc, 6% merlot and 3% petit verdot) Rich, full nose combines roasted currant, cedar, spice box, chocolate mint, coconut and smoky oak, along with a lightly leafy quality. The lushest and fullest wine of this tasting, with the most harmonious combination of fruit and acidity. Dense but firm and nicely delineated. Finishes with fine, spreading tannins that coat the mouth and teeth.
Wine Advocate(1983 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 89 on Oct-93
Wine Spectator(1983 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/30/87
Wine Advocate(2004 Vintage)