1991 Chateau Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon Estate

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  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 1.5L
  • WA 95
  • WS 91

Reviews for 1991 Chateau Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon Estate

WA 95
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 1995
...an exceptional wine. It may be the most promising vintage among the bevy of Montelena Cabernets produced over the last two decades rivaling even the winery's profound 1987. The 1991 is extremely closed and backward and... ...an exceptional wine. It may be the most promising vintage among the bevy of Montelena Cabernets produced over the last two decades rivaling even the winery's profound 1987. The 1991 is extremely closed and backward and in need of 5-6 years of cellaring. The color is a dense opaque purple. The nose offers up Chateau Montelena's tell-tale signature - abundant pure aromas of cassis minerals and spicy oak. Full-bodied spectacularly rich and highly extracted with moderate to high tannin this is a youthful exuberant stunning example of blockbuster Napa Cabernet Sauvignon...Don't miss it!
WS 91
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, January 2002
Smooth rich and intense without being overly tannic. The core of black cherry anise blackberry and currant flavors is well-focused turning supple with persistent flavors on the finish...