Turnbull Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
61 Ratings
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61 Ratings
Turnbull Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

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Winemaker's Notes

Vineyard % by Vineyard Blossom Creek 40% Fortuna 23% Weitz 15% Skellenger 12% Turnbull 10% Variety % by Variety Cabernet Sauvignon 83% Cabernet Franc 7% Syrah 5% Merlot 4% Petit Verdot 1% Brix: 25.2˚- 27.8˚ Fermentation: Stainless steel and ¾ ton fermenters, 12 days average maceration Time in oak: Aged 17 months in 50% new French oak barrels Alcohol: 14.5% Ripe black fruit flavors/aromatics of blackberry, dark plum, cherry, cassis. Spice and Anise notes. Oak nuances of toasted oak, roasted coffee, chocolate. Rich ripe tannins with powerful finish

Vineyard % by Vineyard Blossom Creek 40% Fortuna 23% Weitz 15% Skellenger 12% Turnbull 10% Variety % by Variety Cabernet Sauvignon 83% Cabernet Franc 7% Syrah 5% Merlot 4% Petit Verdot 1% Brix: 25.2˚- 27.8˚ Fermentation: Stainless steel and ¾ ton fermenters, 12 days average maceration Time in oak: Aged 17 months in 50% new French oak barrels Alcohol: 14.5% Ripe black fruit flavors/aromatics of blackberry, dark plum, cherry, cassis. Spice and Anise notes. Oak nuances of toasted oak, roasted coffee, chocolate. Rich ripe tannins with powerful finish

Expert Reviews
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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 2001 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide.
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide.
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator.