21 Ratings
Lail Vineyards J. Daniel Cuvee

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Wine Description

(1998 Vintage) 58% Cabernet Sauvignon 42% Merlot aged 20 months in French oak barrels The 1998 J. Daniel Cuvée is a proprietary red blend made from Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. The wine represents a sumptuous bouquest of cedar, cassis and cherry flavors. This medium body, succulent, effort reveals admirable purity and symmetry and a soft finish of polished tannins .

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  • International Wine Cellar
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar on May-01
  • Wine Advocate
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: (89-90) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 126 on Jan-00
  • Wine Spectator
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 07/31/01
  • Wine Spectator
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 08/15/2012