Duckhorn Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
340 Ratings
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340 Ratings
Duckhorn Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

Wine Details

Winemaker's Notes

"The 2008 growing season has produced a particularly complex and complete expression of Napa Valley Merlot, combining bright, lifted red fruit elements with darker, more extracted layers. This depth is on display in the aromatics, where notes of Asian spice, red currant, plum and blueberry crisp are supported by a subtle streak of earthiness. The palate is both velvety and balanced, with flavors that echo the aromas. These flavors are held together by granular tannins and accented by oak-inspired...

"The 2008 growing season has produced a particularly complex and complete expression of Napa Valley Merlot, combining bright, lifted red fruit elements with darker, more extracted layers. This depth is on display in the aromatics, where notes of Asian spice, red currant, plum and blueberry crisp are supported by a subtle streak of earthiness. The palate is both velvety and balanced, with flavors that echo the aromas. These flavors are held together by granular tannins and accented by oak-inspired...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (From 1988 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1988 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1991 Vintage)
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (From 1999 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 1999 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Dec-06