Chateau Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2012

SKU : 30237

Size : 750 ml

Vintage : 2012

Type : Bordeaux Blend

Producer : Chateau Montelena

Tags: California, Red Wine, United States


Description

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In the glass, aromas of ripe plum, raspberry, and strawberry jam co-mingle with a touch of vanilla and star anise. The bright ruby color belies a rich concentration and viscosity punctuated with blueberry and blackberry notes woven into chewy, ripe tannins. The rich acid backbone ties the palate together and aids the seamless transition into a finish layered with ripe cherries, baking spices, and cocoa.

Critical Acclaim

James Suckling - "A subtle red with red pepper, berry and sweet tobacco character. Full-bodied, balanced and refined. Very fine and polished tannins. Needs a few years to come completely around. Drink or hold."

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