Plumpjack Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Oakville
55 Ratings
Detail
55 Ratings
Plumpjack Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Oakville

Wine Details

Vineyard

Plumpjack

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

"The 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate is a full-bodied, chewy effort displaying copious aromas of lead pencil shavings, black currants, blueberries, licorice, charcoal, and spice box along with a hint of new oak. This beauty should unfold gracefully over the next 5-7 years, and last for two decades or more. Winemaker Tony Biagi appears to have carte blanche authority to recreate the greatness that existed in this vineyard when Nils Venge was making the wines in the mid-seventies, under the Villa Mt...

Vineyard

Plumpjack

Style

Red

"The 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate is a full-bodied, chewy effort displaying copious aromas of lead pencil shavings, black currants, blueberries, licorice, charcoal, and spice box along with a hint of new oak. This beauty should unfold gracefully over the next 5-7 years, and last for two decades or more. Winemaker Tony Biagi appears to have carte blanche authority to recreate the greatness that existed in this vineyard when Nils Venge was making the wines in the mid-seventies, under the Villa Mt...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: (92-94) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 168 on Dec-06