Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Ch. Montelena, Calistoga, Napa Valley, Kalifornien

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Land
USA
Region
Kalifornien
Unterregion
Napa Valley
Alkoholgehalt
13,5 % Vol.
Trinkreife
TI
Allergene
enthält Sulfite
Importeur
ALPINA Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH + Co. KG Alpenstraße 35-37, 86807 Buchloe
Deutschland
Bewertung
93 Punkte Antonio Galloni
95 Punkte Robert Parker
Verfügbare Jahrgänge
1989
1999
2002
2004
2005
2011
Verfügbare Größen
0,375 l
0,75 l
1,5 l
3 l
359,00 € / Flasche 239,33 € / Liter zzgl. Versandkosten, inkl. 19% MwSt.

Beschreibung


Parker 95 Punkte
The 1999 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate (an 8,600-case cuvee made from yields of 1.98 tons of fruit per acre) is considered by Bo Barrett to be a "great" year. The wine boasts a saturated inky/purple color as well as extraordinary density of fruit and cassis, and huge tannin, body, and extract. It is a substantial, palate-staining, long, muscular Cabernet that should only be purchased by connoisseurs with cold cellars as well as patience. Anticipated maturity: 2006-2030.

The Estate Cabernet Sauvignon remains one of California's most remarkable Cabernets. I have been following it since the early seventies, and even the most difficult vintages are still drinking beautifully. The home vineyard is so consistent that even in vintages such as 1989 and 1998, this wine is far better than its competition.