94pointsAu Sommet 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (Atlas Peak)

Cellar Selection

Very rich and opulent, in the Heidi Barrett style, this Cabernet is sweetly jammy but somewhat direct in blackberries, cherries and raspberries. The finish is extraordinarily long and spicy, an indication that it's a wine for the cellar. Firm tannins and fine acidity confirm its ageability. Hold this flashy, decadent wine until 2016 and then try it again.

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  • Alcohol
    14.3%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    7/1/2012
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