(From 2012 Vintage) Provenance Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 offers concentrated dark berry, plum and cherry fruit, cassis, mocha, toffee, hazelnut, pepper and spice character with excellent balance, mouth-filling texture and a long finish.
(From 2011 Vintage) Subtle hints of olive, cola, violet, leather, paprika, mocha and cedar are slowly revealed with each swirl and sip. Cocoa powder tannins, a signature of Rutherford Dust, contribute rich texture and grip to the expansive, dark-fruit flavors and long, persistent finish. These muscular tannins give the wine vibrancy while promising great ageing potential.
Ken's Wine GuideThis wine calls out for a pan seared NY State Strip Steak. The bouquet of this wine was fairly big and had some spicy tones too it. On the palate, the wine is smooth, rich, concentrated, and has so...
Wine SpectatorRating: 92-94 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 4/06.