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2007 Caymus - Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection Cabernet Sauvignon - USA - California - Napa - Napa Valley - Red

USA - California - Napa - Napa Valley

Red Cabernet Sauvignon
Producer Notes

Caymus Vineyards was founded in 1972 by the Wagner family in Napa Valley's Rutherford district. The Wagners originally immigrated to the San Francisco Bay area from Alsace in the late 1880s. The winery produces both a Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon and since 1975, a Special Selection Cabernet Sauvignon, differentiated by superior fruit and additional barrel aging. The name, Caymus, has dual... More »

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Source Jancis Robinson
Author Jito72
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 99.492%
Tasted On 04/13/2013
Drink Dates 2013-2025
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Author Naperwino
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 81.613%
Tasted On 06/08/2013
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Author Jeffrey M989
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 97.285%
Tasted On 05/19/2013

Still big, plush and flavorful. Just a beautiful wine. Down to my last couple bottles, but Caymus is so consistent that there is always more to look forward to.

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Author elee1388
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Tasted On 04/21/2013

Sold via KL Wines

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Author BORDEAUXLICIOUS
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 92.243%
Tasted On 03/17/2013

Dark and viscous, powerful nose of currants and blackberry jam, blueberry pie, new wood. This is a monster of a wine on the palate. Acidity, tannin, fruit are all at a high level yet very nicely balanced. The alcohol is the one thing that concerns me here and scorches the palate slightly at 15.2%. Through all this a wonderful sweetness and ripeness of fruit emerges, this is built to last and will reward patience. 96+

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Author BoxsterVino
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 96.712%
Tasted On 02/14/2013
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Author Todd7
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 95.946%
Tasted On 09/22/2012

Well balanced, elegant, outstanding.

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Author michaelmis
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 94.737%
Tasted On 08/28/2012

Fabulous! Has 10+ more years of solid drinking

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Author BobT
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 95.506%
Tasted On 03/05/2012

You expect Caymus Special Selection Cab to be good, but his wine is fabulous, and it does the 2007 vintage proud. Very approachable now after decating. Good dark fruit, with a hint of vanilla, firm but smooth tannins, and it lingers pleasantly in your mouth with a nice finish. While this will age well, I don't think I can wait.

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Author blainemurakami
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Tasted On 10/23/2010

Rich, velvety, flowery but balanced.

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Author Brown Steven
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 78.261%
Tasted On 06/28/2010

2 x 6 in wood cases

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