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Jordan Winery Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) 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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    Smooth. Light.

    almost 4 years
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  • Wine Spectator
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/2014
  • Wine Spectator
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/2014
  • Wine Spectator
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/2014
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2000 Vintage) 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.
  • Robert Parker
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/10/2012