Posts tagged: Denis Malbec

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 […]

Tuesday June 16th, 2015 in , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 100 Point Winemaker’s next Hot Cabernet

100 Point winemaker’s latest release

Kapcsandy is on a roll the last couple of years, having produced three 100 point rated wines and it does not seem to stop. The winery owner’s tale starts in Hungary where he escapes a bloody revolution in 1956 and winds up on the West Coast via stops in the Bay Area and Seattle. Fast […]

Wednesday May 28th, 2014 in , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 100 Point winemaker’s latest release

100 Point winemaker’s new Cab

NOW with Denis Malbec (Kapcsandy, Chateau Latour, Haut-Brion, etc.) as your winemaker you can only expect one thing – AMAZING wine!   The 2010 Cabernet is 100% sourced from the Sodaro’s estate vineyard in Coombsville.  For now, this winery might still be an unknown (remember, many were unknowns before I introduced them to you).  I can […]

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100 Point Winemaker steals show with new Cabernet

Blankiet is still somewhat under the radar, even with the big scores it has been getting.  That is great for you, as I still get good allocations!   The wines are made by Denis Malbec (who made Chateau Latour, Kapcsandy and other great wines) while David Abreu still manages the vineyards.  In years past the wines […]

Wednesday September 25th, 2013 in , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 100 Point Winemaker steals show with new Cabernet