1996 Duckhorn Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
309 Ratings
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309 Ratings
1996 Duckhorn Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

Winemaker's Notes

This is a powerful wine chock full of a myriad of flavors that keep developing. From herbaceous and spicy to currant and blueberry, these are the initial aromas which invite closer inspection. Black tea, bittersweet chocolate, bell pepper, black olive and herbs complete the bouquet. The wine has an enticing mouthfeel features supple, round tannins. Finally, a silky finish lingers with spicy hints of white pepper. All is packaged in subtle oak as a rounded and balanced wine. Will be memorable for ...

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This is a powerful wine chock full of a myriad of flavors that keep developing. From herbaceous and spicy to currant and blueberry, these are the initial aromas which invite closer inspection. Black tea, bittersweet chocolate, bell pepper, black olive and herbs complete the bouquet. The wine has an enticing mouthfeel features supple, round tannins. Finally, a silky finish lingers with spicy hints of white pepper. All is packaged in subtle oak as a rounded and balanced wine. Will be memorable for ...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (From 1988 Vintage)
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1999 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 141 on Jun-02
  • Robert Parker
    (From 1999 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 150
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 1999 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Dec-06
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (From 1999 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast