2007 Chateau Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon Estate

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  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 750ML
  • WA 94
  • IWC 93

Reviews for 2007 Chateau Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon Estate

WA 94
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, December 2010
A great wine in the making the 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate (just under 10000 cases produced) possesses a fragrant bouquet of sweet black currants crushed rocks earth and background oak. Full-bodied and dense with... A great wine in the making the 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate (just under 10000 cases produced) possesses a fragrant bouquet of sweet black currants crushed rocks earth and background oak. Full-bodied and dense with Montelena's typical power tannin and reserved nature this is a big rich formidably endowed red that requires 4-5 years of cellaring. That in itself is atypical of this exuberant flamboyant vintage. Given this cuvee's past history this 2007 should age for 30+ years. 94+
IWC 93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, June 2010
Saturated deep ruby-red. Deep aromas of blackberry blueberry violet and minerals; reminded me of a Pauillac. Silky on entry then dense and sweet in the middle conveying an impression of power. There's a youthfully... Saturated deep ruby-red. Deep aromas of blackberry blueberry violet and minerals; reminded me of a Pauillac. Silky on entry then dense and sweet in the middle conveying an impression of power. There's a youthfully medicinal quality to the dark berry and licorice flavors but unusual early sweetness and pliancy to this normally long-aging wine. Finishes with very suave tannins and impressive persistence...93(+?) points