Original
499 Ratings
Avalon Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Details

Vineyard

Avalon

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2010 Vintage) Drinks of red raspberries, plums and quintessential dark cherries. Notes of cedar and spice from oak aging. Amazing velvety tannins, depth of fruit flavors and length.

(2010 Vintage) The nose shows cherry pie, rhubarb, boysenberry jam, and a hint of rosemary. French oak adds a touch of vanilla and nutmeg. The wine drinks of juicy blue and black fruit flavors with subtle oak to round and balance the wine.

(2010 Vintage) The dark, jammy core drinks of boysenberry pie, black cherry preserves and currants. Medium in weight, the wine shows silky tannins and just a touch of barrel spice.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 82/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/04