Caymus Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
998 Ratings
Detail
998 Ratings
Caymus Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

Wine Details

Wine Description

(From 2008 Vintage) Open fruit, rich, lush and layered, serving up a complex mix of plum, blackberry, black licorice and spices. Full-bodied and supple-textured, ending with a long, persistent finish that keeps repeating the core flavor themes.

Winemaker's Notes

2006 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley"Ripe, spicy, fleshy and intense, with a rich mix of earthy, loamy currant, herb and black cherry fruit that's focused and persistent." Barrel tasting: 92-94pts JLAl's Note:(1) Even though the cost of the wine has gone up, we are holding our bottle price at $64.95, the lowest price on the internet.(2) The last eight vintages have garnered rave reviews and 90-95 ratings from Wine Spectator.(3) We can hold the wine here in our temperature controlled warehouse until heat subsides.This is a California Wine

FREE SHIPPING ON FULL CASE ORDERS PRE-ORDER NOW to Guarantee your allocation for shipment in early November.� PORTHOS INSIDER SCOOP: This collector favorite is still the only Cabernet to be named �Wine of the year� TWICE by Wine Spectator and they have already rated a barrel tasting �Outstanding 94� points.� THE WINE INSIDERS TASTING NOTES: We�ve sampled the 2006 Caymus �Napa� bottling and rated that �Classic 95� points so we�re confident this Special Select bottling will read more...FREE SHIPPING ON FULL CASE ORDERS PRE-ORDER NOW to Guarantee your allocation for shipment in early November.� PORTHOS INSIDER SCOOP: This collector favorite is still the only Cabernet to be named �Wine of the year� TWICE by Wine Spectator and they have already rated a barrel tasting �Outstanding 94� points.� THE WINE INSIDERS TASTING NOTES: We�ve sampled the 2006 Caymus �Napa� bottling and rated that �Classic 95� points so we�re confident this Special Select bottling will eventually be rated much higher so order now before the big new rating is released and we sell out! (hide)

2006 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley"Ripe, spicy, fleshy and intense, with a rich mix of earthy, loamy currant, herb and black cherry fruit that's focused and persistent." Barrel tasting: 92-94pts JLAl's Note:(1) Even though the cost of the wine has gone up, we are holding our bottle price at $64.95, the lowest price on the internet.(2) The last eight vintages have garnered rave reviews and 90-95 ratings from Wine Spectator.(3) We can hold the wine here in our temperature controlled warehouse until heat subsides.This is a California Wine

FREE SHIPPING ON FULL CASE ORDERS PRE-ORDER NOW to Guarantee your allocation for shipment in early November.� PORTHOS INSIDER SCOOP: This collector favorite is still the only Cabernet to be named �Wine of the year� TWICE by Wine Spectator and they have already rated a barrel tasting �Outstanding 94� points.� THE WINE INSIDERS TASTING NOTES: We�ve sampled the 2006 Caymus �Napa� bottling and rated that �Classic 95� points so we�re confident this Special Select bottling will read more...FREE SHIPPING ON FULL CASE ORDERS PRE-ORDER NOW to Guarantee your allocation for shipment in early November.� PORTHOS INSIDER SCOOP: This collector favorite is still the only Cabernet to be named �Wine of the year� TWICE by Wine Spectator and they have already rated a barrel tasting �Outstanding 94� points.� THE WINE INSIDERS TASTING NOTES: We�ve sampled the 2006 Caymus �Napa� bottling and rated that �Classic 95� points so we�re confident this Special Select bottling will eventually be rated much higher so order now before the big new rating is released and we sell out! (hide)

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    "Full-blown, ripe and rich, with intense and sharply focused dried currant, wild berry and blackberry fruit that's still fairly tannic at this stage. Ends with a long, persistent finish. Best from 2010 through 2015. 33,900 cases made. - JL"