Detert Family Vineyards

Detert Family Vineyards

Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Outstanding wine. Smoky, earthy, and bold. A lot of blackberry, cassis, mocha, and espresso. Fabulous blueberry bouquet with a lingering finish. — 17 days ago

Dyer Vineyard

Diamond Mountain District Cabernet Franc 2014

Franc Friday continues. A completely different beast than the Detert. This is more restrained and less ripe but absolutely elegant and delicious. Medium bodied, with more floral than fruit notes, this still offers some fruit but skews more savory (yet lacks the green/olive flavors). Paired exceptionally well with food. — 3 years ago

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Finally snagged some of this. Looking forward to trying it.

Crocker & Starr

St. Helena Cabernet Franc 2015

Shay A
9.4

What an incredible second day here in Napa. Jesus started us off with an amazing tasting at Davies/Schramsberg, Crocker & Starr gave us our cab franc fix, Montagu & Addax put on a double tasting, and Hourglass knocked it out of the park at the end of the day! I won’t post each wine we tasted, but I’ll highlight the best from each spot.

We are all die hard Cab Franc fans, so a stop here was a must after
@Carl Fischer introduced me to this cab franc last year. First, the property itself is flat out gorgeous. Quaint and quiet. Awesome history here as well.

This cab franc is a BABY. New release. Red and black fruits are still fighting to take over...didn’t get much blueberry off of this like I did the ‘12, but age plays a part. Violet, lavender, black truffle and a touch of spice. A benchmark for Napa Cab Franc, alongside Arnyca and Detert. The Post 1 bottle is their current release (2013) Cabernet that is their purest expression of Cabernet from the Estate. This is serious Cabernet...tannic, structured and could compete with top end mountain wines.
— 3 years ago

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Stephen Jackshaw

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@Shay A that makes sense. Although in all honesty I like their standard Cabernet aged typically five to seven years before starting to open them. They are graceful agers!
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Stellar line up!!! Haven’t even heard of the Post 1. Looks like you’re having a great trip @Shay A enjoy!!
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@Carl Fischer : Post 1 is brand new to C&S and is their version of top end, most pure expression of Cabernet. Keep hands off for many years...enjoy the cab franc 😍

Larkin

Napa Valley Cabernet Franc 2014

A Napa Cabernet Franc tasting with the family today. The Detert and the Larkin were the favorites of the group; both had gorgeous black cherry and blueberry fruit with terrific aromatic intensity. The Gandona Meia and the Studio Seven-Fifty need more time. The Turnbull was slightly corked. — 3 years ago

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Nice tasting!
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Awesome tasting

Love Larkin franc
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#thatDeterttho Detert is year in and year out one of the best bottlings of Cab Franc in the world 👏 @Tom Garrett

Detert Family Vineyards

East Block Cabernet Franc

Truly wow wine. Delicious with steak on the grill. — 4 years ago

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So good @David L - I think I have a 10 and 11 left. Maybe a year to year vertical for November?
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Love to do that@Carl Fischer

Detert Family Vineyards

Estate Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon 2007

Wine of the day! — 4 years ago

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Love Detert!

Detert Family Vineyards

Oakville Cabernet Franc 2014

Not a huge Cab Franc fan but when done right it’s awesome @Tom Garrett knows what he’s doing! Tom ‘14 Vintage tastes great, still holding on to a few tho. Keep up the good work — 10 months ago

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Try vineyard 29 & Morlet cab franc
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Great wine. The fruit source, for the price, fantastic!

Detert Family Vineyards

Detert Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

This 06 is drinking awsome!!the detert boys can make some wine. One more of this vintage left. Steak and scampi, yesss!! — 3 years ago

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Entre Nous Wines

Secret Acre Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Scenes from last night’s dinner:
‘15 Accendo Sauvignon Blanc
‘13 Relic Ritual (not pictured)
‘12 Entre Nous Estate
‘12 Entre Nous Secret Acre
‘13 Entre Nous Secret Acre
‘12 Checkerboard Estate (Aurora)
‘12 Mithra Mt. Veeder
‘98 Chateau d’Yquem
‘16 Brilliant Mistake Sauv Blanc
‘06 Detert Cab Sauv

Thank you
@David L @Shawn R @Martin G Rivard @Joe Lucca - for coming to Brooklyn on a Sunday night!

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This wine is super refined and elegant. The amount of acid was noticeable at this point - and the tannins are strong even after a four plus hour decant. This is one for the long haul. It was cool to taste this side by side with the ‘12 vintage as well as next to the ‘12 regular Estate. All so different yet all so good. Such wonderful wines it’s sad they’re no longer making them.
— 4 years ago

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@Carl Fischer @Shawn R @David L @Joe Lucca Absolutely insane lineup. Damn I love you guys!! 😍👍👍😍.
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That pic of Kyle you guys sent was the hit of the night. Thanks for the sneak peak.
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Great lineup guys