Justin Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
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Appearance: Dark ruby purple core lightening to medium intensity at the rim with moderate staining on the glass. Aroma: Aromatic black fruit of cherry and blackcurrant jam, baking spice, dried leaf and sweet tobacco. Palate: Full bodied with bright black cherry, blackcurrant and berry fruit with an underpinning of oak barrel accents on entry. The mid palate shows continued fruit with savory herbal notes, mint and a hint of violet. The finish is clean, long and layered with lingering dark fruit surrounded by soft chewy tannins balanced by crisp acidity and subtle floral notes. Pairings: The 2014 JUSTIN Cabernet Sauvignon is a versatile red wine that pairs well with most red wine friendly dishes and a little more. As good with pasta and burgers as it is with beef wellington or entrecote bordelaise, this is a wine with broad pairing possibilities for both dishes and palates.
Buehler Vineyards Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2013The wine is brimming with fruit aromas and flavors biased to the black fruit end of the Cabernet spectrum: plums, blackberry, and black currant. Rich and full-bodied on the palate, this Cabernet drinks well on release but will soften and develop with additional age. For those who seek youthful fresh Cabernet fruit aromas and a more structured wine, drink it from 2015 through 2019. If you prefer the less fruity, more developed bottle bouquet aromas and a softer, more velvety wine on the palate, drink it from 2020-2030.
Rutherford Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon 2014FLAVORS & AROMAS: Ripe currant, black cherry, rich dark chocolate and fresh spearmint. STYLE: Full-bodied with soft tannins, a velvety mouthfeel and a long, lingering finish.
Robert Foley Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2012Robert Foley's reputation for producing very expressive wines that finish gracefully continues to develop at his winery.
Mettler Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2011The dark ruby-hued Mettler 2011 Cabernet opens with delicate aromas of black cherry and cedar with some nice earthiness and a hint of black pepper. Smooth and medium-bodied on the palate with delicious flavors of dark chocolate, cherry and ripe black currants with a hint of light toasty vanilla carried through on soft-edged tannins. This wine exhibits a beautifully orchestrated balance of fruit, oak and tannin with a nice thread of acidity that sails through to the lingering finish. An elegant and poised Cabernet that is accessible now, but with a solid core of flavors and complexity to see it through many years of aging.