2000 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley
587 Ratings
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587 Ratings
2000 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley

Wine Description

(From 2010 Vintage) Aromas of blackberry, blueberry and cassis mingle with hints of violet and dark chocolate to seduce and intrigue. The palate is inviting and silky, with a vivid core of cassis that defines every sip, balanced by a backbone of acidity and a smooth tannin structure.

Winemaker's Notes

Fruit from our Alexander Valley estate vineyards and the cooler Russian River Valley produced a wine possessing a complex mineral and floral bouquet with notes of green apple, pear, citrus and butter. On the palate, the wine is full and vibrant with flavors that include ripe apple, melon, fig and honey. Barrel fermentation in French cooperage balances this crisp Chardonnay with delicate oak and creamy lees flavors. It has a long, expansive finish that ends with just the right amount of acidity to...

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Fruit from our Alexander Valley estate vineyards and the cooler Russian River Valley produced a wine possessing a complex mineral and floral bouquet with notes of green apple, pear, citrus and butter. On the palate, the wine is full and vibrant with flavors that include ripe apple, melon, fig and honey. Barrel fermentation in French cooperage balances this crisp Chardonnay with delicate oak and creamy lees flavors. It has a long, expansive finish that ends with just the right amount of acidity to...

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Expert Reviews
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    The fleeting hints of citrus and green apples in this one come and go all too quickly, and, in the absence of any semblance of varietal fruitiness and identifiable richness, the wine turns thin and slightly coarse as it crosses the palate and empties out into a forgettable finish.