Posts tagged: Cabernet

LAST CALL FOR 95 Point Blind Tasting Cab Winner!

My tasting group lined up a great collection of A+ Highly rated 2012 Cabs: Kamen (96+ Parker) Cliff Lede (95 Parker) Alpha Omega “Dr. Crane” (95 Parker) Nickel & Nickel “Sullenger” (95 Galloni) Robert Foley (95 Parker) Cimarossa “Rive” (94 Parker) Beau Vigne Cult (97 Parker) Arnot-Roberts “Fellom” (95 Galloni) Quivet ”Pellet” (94 Galloni) Hayfork […]

Saturday November 7th, 2015 in , , , , | No Comments »

The Best under the Radar Cab in Napa!

The inaugural release was the 2007 vintage and as of today this winery still floats under the radar, which is great for you and me!  Only 2 barrels (50 cases) of this amazing gem are produced.  This is exactly why I wake up early every day to find gems like this.  You will not be […]

Friday October 30th, 2015 in , , , , , , | No Comments »

Mercury Head & Papillon Cabernet JUST ARRIVED

The history of Orin Swift dates back to 1995 when on a lark, David Swift Phinney took a friend up on an offer and went to Florence, Italy to spend a semester “studying”. During that time, he was introduced to wine, how it was made, and got hooked. A few more years of university led to graduation […]

Coho’s Magnificent 2012 releases

Sumitvine We introduced the 2012 vintage of Coho during our 10th Anniversary Event in New York City.  As it was the case with previous vintages Coho wowed the crowd.  The 2012 vintage does not need any intro, just that it is very good!  We are also proud to add a new bottling and winemaker to the Coho lineup.  Chappellett […]

Amazing Value CALI Cabernet

Pied-à-Terre is the realization of many years Richard Luftig put in working in the restaurant and wine industry and grasping that you should be able to find a well-priced bottle of Cabernet under $30.00!  He succeeded with the 2012 Pied à Terre Cabernetwhich he sourced from five amazing Sonoma vineyards – Clajeaux, Wild Iris, Grable, Rockpile, and […]

100 Point Winemaker’s next Hot Cabernet

Eric Yuan purchased 116 acres on Atlas Peak next door to Pahlmeyer, Au Sommet, Stagecoach and other great vineyards. Like their neighbors on Pritchard Hill and in Oakville, the vines are planted in the prized red and iron-rich volcanic soils that have become the benchmark for Napa Valley’s finest wines.  Add 100 Point Winemaker Denis […]

2 Acre Vineyard Killer Cabernet

Adler Deutsch Vineyard is located on the edge of the acclaimed Rutherford Bench. This 2.17 acre site was planted in 2004 to Cabernet Sauvignon. The vineyard is meticulously farmed by Ace viticulturist Jim Barbour.  Add Star Winemaker Aaron Pott to the mix and you have a tandem-winning winemaking team! Adler Deutsch 2012 Cabernet “Estate” St. Helena, […]

96 Point Rated 2012 Napa Cabernet

This might be one of the very best Cabernets to come from Knight’s Valley (better than Peter Michael, really!)  The venture is owned by Norma Hunt (wife of former Kansas City Chiefs Lamar Hunt – who pretty much invented the Super Bowl).  This gorgeous property is well-situated, and when you bring in the Quarterback – […]

Schrader Winemaker’ exquisite 2012 Cabernet

Thomas Rivers Brown does not need an intro – He is Mr. 100 Point Cabernet!  Stone the Crows is an Australian expression of incredulity or surprise, having very little to do with crows themselves.  While there are certainly an abundance of crows in the vineyard, they spend most of their day perched on the fence posts […]

98 case Cabernet Sensation (includes $0 Shipping)

Only 8 cases allocated! MC4 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon, Estate, St. Helena Napa Valley Retail 70.00 GGWC 64.99 FREE SHIPPING on SIX +, use code MC4 upon checkout The 2012 weather was nearly perfect for Cabernet, and this year’s release is MC4’s best wine yet! It has a gorgeous purple hue and exquisite aromas of black currant, […]

Monday October 27th, 2014 in , , , , , | No Comments »