1996 Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon

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  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 1.5L
  • WS 93
  • IWC 91
  • WA 90

Reviews for 1996 Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon

WS 93
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, October 1999
Delicious sporting an elegant array of plum black cherry currant herb and olive notes. Ripe smooth and polished flowing across the palate to a rich finish that lingers on and on...
IWC 91
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, May 1999
Bright ruby-red. Lively aromas of boysenberry cassis bitter chocolate violet and mint. Juicy firm and bright for the vintage with none of the roasted character shown by so many '96 cabernets. Alluring sweetness in the... Bright ruby-red. Lively aromas of boysenberry cassis bitter chocolate violet and mint. Juicy firm and bright for the vintage with none of the roasted character shown by so many '96 cabernets. Alluring sweetness in the middle palate. Finishes with firm but graceful tannins.
WA 90
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, January 2000
The medium-bodied 1996 Cabernet Sauvignon displays some of the attractive gravelly notes often found in this wine along with black currant fruit lavender subtle oak sweet tannin for the vintage and a well-balanced pure... The medium-bodied 1996 Cabernet Sauvignon displays some of the attractive gravelly notes often found in this wine along with black currant fruit lavender subtle oak sweet tannin for the vintage and a well-balanced pure finish...