Duckhorn Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon
16 Ratings
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16 Ratings
Duckhorn Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Details

Wine Description

(From «nv» Vintage) The final blend for our Estate Cabernet Sauvignon is approachable in its youth, with a soft texture and notable finesse, but also has the strength to carry forward for a decade or longer.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2006 Vintage) Wine Tasting Notes A complex blend of grapes from the greater Napa Valley and seven of its acclaimed appellations, this wine also incorporates a significant amount of fruit from our Estate vineyards. The result is a wine that strikes an effortless balance between dark fruit, oak and tannins. Classic Cabernet elements of black currant, dark cherry, plum and raspberry are accentuated by more subtle layers of mint and black olive. Though a big, structured and age-worthy wine, the tannins are beginning read more...Wine Tasting Notes A complex blend of grapes from the greater Napa Valley and seven of its acclaimed appellations, this wine also incorporates a significant amount of fruit from our Estate vineyards. The result is a wine that strikes an effortless balance between dark fruit, oak and tannins. Classic Cabernet elements of black currant, dark cherry, plum and raspberry are accentuated by more subtle layers of mint and black olive. Though a big, structured and age-worthy wine, the tannins are beginning to soften, framing both the fruit and the oak-inspired vanilla and cocoa notes. (hide)

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 162
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/06
  • Wine Enthusiast
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast