(1995 Vintage) Deep ruby. Wild aromas of cassis, blackberry, meat, coffee and menthol. Sweet, plush and showy; impressive mouthfilling intensity of flavor. Finishes very long and chocolatey, with ripe tannins. Stron...
Cedar vanillin currant. Beautiful velvet glove mid palate and finish. silver bullet and full bodied. 2 minute timed finish. 97 pts parker. Arguably his favorite beringer private reserve cab of all time.
4 hours decant. nose is elegant but light. finish has dark choc but also light. 03/13 6 hours decant. lovely perfumed nose matched by delicate light entry. slightly short finish.
delicious may be the best napa cab I ever had refined and voluptuous complex layers of taste long finish a classic 5/10/10
- over 1 year
Wine Advocate(1989 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 89 on Oct-93
Wine Spectator(1989 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
Robert Parker(2006 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/01/2009
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