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2000 Chateau Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon Estate

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 750ML
  • WA90
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Reviews

WA90
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, January 2013
The dense purple-colored 2000 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate (97% Cabernet Sauvignon and 3% Cabernet Franc) reveals a sweet perfume of black currants an expansive full-bodied palate surprising elegance as well as accessibility... The dense purple-colored 2000 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate (97% Cabernet Sauvignon and 3% Cabernet Franc) reveals a sweet perfume of black currants an expansive full-bodied palate surprising elegance as well as accessibility excellent purity and a long layered finish. It is a successful 2000 Cabernet to drink now and over the next 12-15 years.
WS90
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, January 2013
Notably ripe plush and fleshy for the vintage exhibiting ripe blackberry and plum flavors that are concentrated and well-focused finishing with a nice burst of fruit flavors with modest tannins...
ST90
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, January 2013
...Claret-like aromas of black cherry plum currant cocoa powder loam smoke and spice. Rich dense and supple with depth of flavor for the year and very good vinosity. Rather showy wine...