A potpourri of aromas explode from the glass with notes of raspberry coulis, black cherry, cedar, cocoa nib, boysenberry, mint, graham cracker, and a hint of lavender, rose and bay. The palette follows with bright flavors of red cherry and strawberry jam before tertiary elements of coffee, dark chocolate, licorice, and fresh plums take over. This wine is full-bodied displaying archetypal Howell Mountain tannin balanced by an elegant structure.
The only red I was able to taste, the 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate checks in as 77% Cabernet Sauvignon, 11% Merlot, 7% Malbec, and 5% Petit Verdot brought up in 79% new French oak. It's a total rock star of a wine and boasts a saturated purple color, a flamboyant, full-bodied, sexy style, awesome notes of cassis, toasty oak, tobacco, and graphite, sweet tannins, and thrilling purity of fruit. It ranks with the creme de la creme of Howell Mountain and has 2-3 decades of longevity ahead of it. - Jeb Dunnuck, 97 pts
The 2016 Cade Estate Cabernet Sauvignon is a blend of 77% Cabernet Sauvignon, 11% Merlot, 7% Malbec and 5% Petit Verdot. It has a deep purple-black color and wonderfully pure, vibrant notes of crushed blackcurrants, black cherries and baker's chocolate with touches of Indian spices, licorice and cloves plus an earthy waft of damp soil. Full-bodied, rich and powerful in the mouth with a rock-solid frame of ripe, grainy tannins and seamless freshness, it finishes with layer after layer of black fruit and exotic spices. - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 96+ pts
Kapcsandy’s Iconic Roberta’s Reserve Merlot spawns from the incredible State Lane Vineyard in Yountville, and from a unique block that’s rich in clay, which is ideally suited for Merlot. The wine was authored by world-renowned winemaker Denis Malbec.
Bryant Family Vineyard - Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2016 (750ml)
Wine Advocate-Napa, CA- "This beauty shows lots of creme de cassis, blueberry liqueur, spring flower and forest floor notes in an opulent, full-bodied, powerful, dense, rich style buttressed by significant ripe tannins and decent acidity."
The Cakebread Dancing Bear Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain is true to its mountain provenance boasting intense, complex, high-toned aromas of Bing cherry, brambleberry and spicy dark plum fruit mingled with enticing floral, sage, tobacco etc.
Jonata El Desafio De Jonata Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 750ml
Jonata Cabernet Sauvignon with red fruit and fresh green herbs; cassis and the refined earthy qualities that make Jonata unique in this world. Focused and pure black fruit on the attack with an added intensity in 2016.
Kimurashiki Kiseki No Osake Junmai Dai Ginjyo 奇迹-纯米大吟酿 MIRACLE SAKE720ml
Article code 4900081000509
Sweet and sour aroma, with a hint of orchids and lemons; you can taste the sweetness of pears, the acidity of citrus fruits and a little lactic acid, and some mushroom-like umami, solid wine, Complex and balanced, with a long aftertaste with umami and a l
2017 was a vintage defined by extremes: huge rainfall in the winter and early spring, and a series of heat waves beginning in May. The most severe heat wave took place over Labor Day weekend. Winemakers watched as brix levels spiked unusually early the fi