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2003 Spottswoode - Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Cabernet Sauvignon - USA - California - Napa - Napa Valley - Red

USA - California - Napa - Napa Valley

Red Cabernet Sauvignon
Producer Notes

Spottswoode is a family-owned historic vineyard and winery renowned for its exceptional Cabernet Sauvignon. Established in 1882 by George Schonewald, the estate is distinguished by the historic Victorian home depicted on the Spottswoode label. Spottswoode was christened by Mrs. Albert Spotts, who owned the property from 1910 until its purchase in 1972 by Mary Weber Novak and her late husband, Dr.... More »

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91
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JR ...
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Drink Dates
Comm: 2008-2020 VF: 2007-2020
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3 for sale
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Source International Wine Cellar
Issue Issue 126
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Source Jancis Robinson
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Source Vinfolio
Issue 110

A finely focused nose of mint, cassis, structured blackberry, the fruit is superbly polished and balanced. Black figs and mocha lend filling to the finish.

Author tiberite
Site / Blog mac_h Trust Rating 94.858%
Tasted On 07/26/2013
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Author Dougobrick
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 96.129%
Tasted On 04/29/2013
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Author Leftymtb
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 93.258%
Tasted On 03/30/2012
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Author jsp2000
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 95.161%
Tasted On 12/31/2011
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Author nycebo
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 99.306%
Tasted On 02/24/2010

Warm, dark red berries on the nose and palate accompanied by very soft tannins that somewhat lose their structure into a long finish. I also noted cedar and saddle leather. Didn't wow me as much as my high expectations.

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Author grimesm
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Tasted On 01/25/2009
Drink Dates 2008-2020

Full-boided, wonderful finesse, richness, licorice, creme de cassis, violets, perfectly integrated oak in long, stunning finish - from Benjamin Gabriel review

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