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Caymus Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection
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(2006 Vintage) 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

(2006 Vintage) 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)

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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2000 Vintage) Absolutely awash in oak of the very richest and most attractive kind, this deeply constituted young Cabernet Sauvignon is also as precise in fruit as any of the wines tasted this month, and it is made even more attractive by its wonderfully supple feel and sense of careful polish. It is very long on the palate and finished with fine-grained tannins buttressing a surfeit of succulent fruit. It is almost too much of a good thing right now, and, while it can only get better with age, leaving it to s...
  • Wine Spectator
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/15/03
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/07/2013
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/07/2013
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/07/2013