Original
4 Ratings
Seps Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Details

Vineyard

Seps Estate

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2008 Vintage) The same structure, finesse, and purity of fruit that have long characterized Storybook Mountain Zinfandels are evident in Seps Estate Cabernet Sauvignon. These qualities reflect the estate vineyard’s relatively cool climate, its clay-loam soils, and its easterly and northerly exposures. The style of the wines also reflects Jerry Seps’ preference for wines of moderate alcohol, intense, focused fruit and exemplary balance.

Expert Reviews
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2003 Vintage) There are touches of loam, suggestions of herbs and scattered glimmers of seemingly deep, black-cherry fruit to found here and there throughout the length of this hard-as-nails youngster, but gritty tannins so effectively cut of its finish that it runs the very real danger of drying out during the long-term keeping it clearly requires.