"Red Wine Cabernet Sauvignon by Silverado from Napa Valley, California. A good value in scrumptious Napa Cabernet Sauvignon, with forward fruit of crushed berries, vanilla, cedar, bay leaf and cocoa in the aroma. Cherry and blackberry on the palate blends well with sweet oak. Fine concentration and balance. Lengthy... "
Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines6% Merlot; 3% Cabernet Franc. Although it is not the deepest of the Silverado trio, this balanced, moderately fruity Cabernet is much more careful with its tannins and shows a nice mix of cherries, currants and vanillin oak while still fitting in with the firm family style. It is never dramatic but does convey a certain quiet varietal confidence, and it promises to develop nicely for five or six years.