1998 Dominus Estate Red Wine Napa Valley
174 Ratings
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174 Ratings
1998 Dominus Estate Red Wine Napa Valley

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2003 Vintage) Rich, smoky, expressive aromas of plum, currant, licorice, tobacco, game and leather. Suave and lush in the mouth, with explosive flavors of currant and graphite. Quite suave and pliant, offering excellent balance and full.

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Expert Reviews
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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    73% Cab. Sauv.; 15% Cab. Franc; 6% Merlot; 6% Petit Verdot. It is not the biggest or boldest Dominus bottling to have come our way, but this latest release manages a bit of appealing richness and rooty complexity that fills out its slightly more modest dose of central fruit. Framed with ample tannins and a bit too tough for drinking anytime soon, it will never be a "juicy" wine in the classic Californian style, but it should find increasing range as it softens over the next five years.
  • Robert Parker