Original
213 Ratings
Chateau Montelena Calistoga Cuvee Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Details

Wine Description

(1999 Vintage) "Very young, huge wine with lots of tannin, cherries and blackberries. Would be beter in 15 years. Good bot not worth the heavy price tag. "

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    Excellent. Color: deep, dark purple. Nose: boatloads of plum, blackberry and leather. Smelled like a bunch of black fruit. Taste: Dirt, dark fruits, leather and cedar. Aftertastes did "heat up" with some pepper afterhoughts... Mouthfeel: silkly, smooth and beautiful. Awesome.

    over 6 years
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    Taste: Dirt, dark fruits, leather and cedar. Aftertastes did "heat up" with some pepper afterhoughts... Mouthfeel: silkly, smooth and beautiful. Awesome. If you've got this one - drink up and you won't be dissapointed

    over 6 years
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    Full-bodied and beautifully balanced with notes of cherry, cassis, spice, and a touch of oak. Tannins were present but nicely integrated.

    over 6 years