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1995 Montelena, Chateau Cabernet Sauvignon Estate

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 750ML
  • WA94
  • WS92
  • ST91

Reviews

WA94
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, December 1998
...full-bodied and powerful, with classic notes of cassis intermixed with loamy soil scents, underbrush, and spice. There is massive body and elevated, but sweet tannin that is well-integrated with the wine's other... ...full-bodied and powerful, with classic notes of cassis intermixed with loamy soil scents, underbrush, and spice. There is massive body and elevated, but sweet tannin that is well-integrated with the wine's other components, a blockbuster mid-palate...
WS92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, November 1999
Not as dense and concentrated as the 1994, but still a tremendous wine. Elegant and rich, with currant, cherry, cookie dough and vanilla-scented oak.--Chateau Montelena vertical. Best from 2000 through 2010. -JL
ST91
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, May 1998
...Brighter aromas of black cherry, pepper, chocolate and fresh herbs. Sweet and lush, if not quite as fat as the '96. A note of humus adds complexity. Finishes with fresh cassis and cherry flavors...

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