2002 Frog's Leap Cabernet Sauvignon0 Ratings
2002 Frog's Leap Cabernet Sauvignon
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Wine.comWinemakers talk about hang-time with considerable passion. A vintage with hang-time has had the advantage of stable, cool temperatures allowing the grapes to stay on the vine. This slow, steady duration gives the fruit a chance to fully mature their flavors and tannins without losing their natural acidity and balance. Sudden warm spells or heat spikes can force a winemaker to pick before full flavor development, fearing an elevated alcohol level. Wines with hang-time possess, subtly, more depth and complexity in aromas and more richness and finesse in flavors. Our Cabernet Sauvignon commands read more...all the characteristics of hang-time: beautiful expressive fruit, perfect balance and wonderful mouth-filling flavors -- well worth waiting for. (hide)
Connoisseurs' Guide to California WinesRating: 84/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Aug-06.
CellarTracker Community Tasting NotesCommunity Tasting Notes (average 90.4 pts. and median of 90 pts. in 7 notes)
Vintage ChartRating for United States-California: 95 (slightly better than average year)
Drinkability: young, aging quickly, could be good now