2003 Mount Veeder Winery Reserve Red5 Ratings
2003 Mount Veeder Winery Reserve Red
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Wine.comMount Veeder was the first winery in California to have one vineyard planted toall five Bordeaux varietals. The Mount Veeder Reserve is an elegant statement ofthe winemaking philosophy that blending creates a wine more than the sum of itsparts. Crafted from small lots of exceptionally concentrated fruit from our threeranches, this distinctive red wine is the essence of power and finesse. Varietal Composition: 97% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Merlot, 1% Petit Verdot Appearance: Dark garnet red Aroma: Co...
Connoisseurs' Guide to California WinesFor the very first, this liberally oaked wine stints on easy-to-find fruit, and it seems to become ever less fruity as strident tannins, acid and heat take over as its main traits. There is no real doubt that it will hold up over time, but unless its angles and edges are somehow balanced by presently unseen fruit, it does not seem likely to become a complete wine.
CellarTracker Community Tasting NotesCommunity Tasting Notes (average 88.8 pts. and median of 89 pts. in 9 notes)
Wine EnthusiastRating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
Vintage ChartRating for United States-California: 92 (slightly better than average year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: unpredictable<br/>