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Heitz Cellar Martha's Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

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Wine Description

(1992 Vintage) Varietal: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon Appellation: Napa Valley --- Oakville Vineyard: Certified Organic by CCOF Residual Sugar: Dry Alcohol: 14.2% Martha’s Vineyard Cabernet is a beautifully crafted wine that reflects the outstanding quality of the 1999 vintage. This intense and remarkable wine has just enough mint to balance the ripe plum and berry flavors. The mouth feel is incredibly smooth with a core of richness that hits your mid-palate and then pleasantly lingers.

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  • Wine Spectator
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/14/2011
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (1999 Vintage) If sharing a certain slightly minty aspect with its sibling below, this very solid young wine is slightly less outgoing in fruit, but it is a touch deeper in character and shows a little more varietal range. It leads with suppleness in the mouth but is roughed up in the latter going by moderate tannins, and it shows a slight trim of heat at the finish. Its tougher traits notwithstanding, it is a deep, well-filled and eminently ageworthy working that looks to get better with anywhere from five to ...
  • Robert Parker
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 162
  • Wine Advocate
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 162 on Dec-05
  • Wine Spectator
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/04