Diamond Mountain, Napa Valley

Lazy Susan Ranch

Diamond Mountain District Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Same comments as before. Love this wine and vintage. — 10 days ago

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Spring Mountain Vineyard

Estate Bottled Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

Blend of 76% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc, 6% Petit Verdot & 3% Malbec, deep Ruby with aromas of berry fruits with spice, herb and earthy notes. On the palate flavors of blackberry, ripe cherry, fig and blueberry with currants, cacao, pepper and earthy notes. Fine soft tannins, good structure, long finish, great mouthfeel, ending with cedar, fruit and earthy character. Wonderful! Very Nice. — 6 days ago

Daniel P., Paul and 2 others liked this

Pride Mountain Vineyards

Napa Valley Chardonnay 2011

Alex Lallos
9.3

Way beyond what I expected for a 2011. After 11 years this beauty is fully resolved, velvety and absolutely delicious. Purchased on release, I’m sure glad I waited this long. It’s in its perfect drinking window. Rk — 6 days ago

Alex, Severn and 3 others liked this

Smith Madrone

Spring Mountain District Riesling 2016

This is a very tasty Riesling from Napa Valley.

Medium-bodied with medium-plus acidity.

Dry on the palate with a smooth, creamy mouthfeel.

This 6 year old is showing lemons, yellow apples, petrol, plastic, cream, earth, minerals, herbs, sea salt and white pepper.

I had it a year ago, and it seems like it is less fruit forward now.

Spicy and entertaining. Good by itself or with food. Showing nice complexity and better when not too cold.

12.8% alcohol by volume.

91 points.

$34.
— 6 days ago

Andrew, Shay and 13 others liked this

Lamborn Family Vineyards

Proprietor Grown Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Ron R
9.3

Further improved on day 2.
Lots of oak treatment on the nose and palate. Tannins are still quite robust, along with the acidity. Best Lamborn in a while. Drink or hold this vintage.
— 8 days ago

Shay, Tom and 40 others liked this
Anna Sangiacomo

Anna Sangiacomo

I love this wine !!!@Ron R

Diamond Creek Vineyards

Volcanic Hill Cabernet Sauvignon 1987

Remarkable how this has held together considering the abuse the bottle when through. A light green quality runs through suggesting it may have been quite angular in its youth. A very delicate black fruit quality and rich tannins still running through. — 2 days ago

Dawn, Ira and 15 others liked this
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Haber Family Vineyards

Diamond Mountain District Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

Has aged really well and tastes like it will continue to age another 20 years with added complexity. — 20 days ago

Schramsberg Vineyards

J. Davies Diamond Mountain District Cabernet Sauvignon 2005

Soft tannins, well balanced. — 25 days ago

Shay, David and 1 other liked this

Barnett Vineyards

Spring Mountain District Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

This wine has a deep purple hue with developing notes of crème de cassis, blackberry, black cherry; also pencil shavings, cedar, tobacco, toast, clove, black olive, forest floor, and leather.

Tannins are fine grain, velveteen, and smooth.

It’s not a fruit bomb, but it’s a pop-and-pour; delicious today with potential for further aging.
— 13 days ago

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Bevan Cellars

Sugarloaf Mountain Proprietary Red Blend 2015

opaque, very dark ruby, prominent glass staining tears; lifted aromatics, black cherry, cassis, lavender, menthol, cardamom, sage, oregano; very concentrated, ripe red and black fruits, long finish with nicely textured tannins; full bodied, dry, prominent tannins, medium + acidity, 14.7% ABV; made from blend of 55% Cabernet Franc, 40% Merlot, and 5% Petit Verdot; $200 — 18 days ago

Severn, Billy and 3 others liked this