Cabernet Sauvignon

Staglin Family Vineyard, Cabernet Sauvignon, 1984

RRP £128

Classic old-fashioned Napa, remarkably youthful for its age, with mineral intensity on the nose, a welcome hint of hay and really fine sweet briar fruit, the palate juicy and still fresh with excellent balance of acidity and tannins, long and luscious with no hint of over-extraction. An accomplished wine: buy a case and open a bottle a year to see how it evolves.

Score

Wine Details

Colour

Red

Wine Style

Still

Grape Varieties

Cabernet Sauvignon

Alcohol

13.7%

Bottle size

75cl

Drink dates

2019 - 2034

Origin

Country

USA

Region

California

Sub-region

Napa Valley AVA

Tasting Information

Name of Tasting

Napa tasting recommendations

Type of Tasting

Tasting feature

Blind

No

Tasted by

Adam Lechmere, Dave Allen, Romain Bourger, Alistair Viner

UK Stockist

Global Stockist

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