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368 Ratings
Groth Cabernet Sauvignon Oakville

Wine Details

Vineyard

Groth Wines

Style

Red

Wine Description

(1999 Vintage) Our Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon opens a new page in our pursuit of excellence from the Oakville AVA. The wine shows the ultimate in character that we expect from our Oakville vineyards - full, rich aromas and flavors redolent of ripe stone fruits and dark berries. In the mouth, the wine is lush and soft with a subtle tannin backbone that will allow the wine to enhance its beauty with proper bottle age.The intense black cherry flavors of this Cabernet will go beautifully with any red meat. The fat...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (1986 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 106 on Aug-96
  • Wine Spectator
    (1990 Vintage)
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2003 Vintage) Solidly varietal aromas of dried grasses and hay, melon and citrus are moderately rich and just a little on the pungent side. Slightly rounded yet also a touch narrow and pinched, the wine picks up a stony, minerally edge and closes with a hint of bitterness in its otherwise mildly fruity aftertaste.