2005 Simi Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley
196 Ratings
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196 Ratings
2005 Simi Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley

Winemaker's Notes

Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley possesses the greatest diversity of soil types of any winegrowing region in California. Dramatic geological activity has created numerous soil types and microclimates allowing Simi Winery to select from a diverse range of vineyard sources for wines of distinct flavor, texture and character. Simi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon is created by keeping each vineyard block separate throughout the winemaking process. Winemaker Steve Reeder selects the best vineyard lots for read more...Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley possesses the greatest diversity of soil types of any winegrowing region in California. Dramatic geological activity has created numerous soil types and microclimates allowing Simi Winery to select from a diverse range of vineyard sources for wines of distinct flavor, texture and character. Simi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon is created by keeping each vineyard block separate throughout the winemaking process. Winemaker Steve Reeder selects the best vineyard lots for the final blend. The complexity of this wine is created not only from our vineyard sites, but also from blending with other classic Bordeaux varietals. This unique combination of vineyard sites and varietals result in a wine that is both powerful and elegant, with Alexander Valley's signature luscious, velvety tannins. (hide)

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Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley possesses the greatest diversity of soil types of any winegrowing region in California. Dramatic geological activity has created numerous soil types and microclimates allowing Simi Winery to select from a diverse range of vineyard sources for wines of distinct flavor, texture and character. Simi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon is created by keeping each vineyard block separate throughout the winemaking process. Winemaker Steve Reeder selects the best vineyard lots for read more...Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley possesses the greatest diversity of soil types of any winegrowing region in California. Dramatic geological activity has created numerous soil types and microclimates allowing Simi Winery to select from a diverse range of vineyard sources for wines of distinct flavor, texture and character. Simi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon is created by keeping each vineyard block separate throughout the winemaking process. Winemaker Steve Reeder selects the best vineyard lots for the final blend. The complexity of this wine is created not only from our vineyard sites, but also from blending with other classic Bordeaux varietals. This unique combination of vineyard sites and varietals result in a wine that is both powerful and elegant, with Alexander Valley's signature luscious, velvety tannins. (hide)

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1986 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 106 on Aug-96