Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford

Inglenook

Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Ron R
9.2

A strong showing, which requires bottle age. First time trying this producer. Nose is structured with notes of mushrooms, moss and coffee.
Tannins are underripe, but add a good framework that will enhance the profile going forward. Leave this for at least another 12 months.
I reduced my rating to 92 pts. Day 2 is not as good as day 1.
— 8 days ago

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Hugh O'Riordan

Hugh O'Riordan

We’re visiting daughter in new Canaan. Wine was cheaper then . Maybe $1:25 a bottle. I was earning 0.65 cents per hour less federal and state tax. Matuse was cheeper as was A 1 beer from Phœnix !
Hugh O'Riordan

Hugh O'Riordan

Your hanging with a geezer my friend . I do drink fine wine tho. I’ll coordinate with you and Rob on dates. Bring winos, I bring NW juice.
Ron R

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Sounds good, geezer! Learning the queen’s English I see 🙂

Keating

Beckstoffer Georges III Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

11 years of rest and this has emerged as a real gem. A nose you can smell from feet away of deep black, fruits, cocoa, and earth. The same flavors show in the wine, the fruit is starting to dry a little but there is still good acidity and mild tannins. Finishes with a blast of Rutherford dust. — 20 days ago

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Frank Family Vineyards

Winston Hill Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon

Winston Hill is one of my favorite Cabs in Napa. The 2009 is tasting great in 2019, maybe more tobacco and chocolate tones then younger winery. Always like velvet. — 2 days ago

Scarecrow

Monsieur Ètain Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

One of my favorites! 1 hour decant. Dark inky purple color.. Black fruit plum, chocolate and floral notes on the nose. Taste—Black/ blueberry fruit, currants, coffee and earthy medium tannins lingering with pencil lead and chocolate-vanilla. Luv the Scarecrow! — 6 days ago

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Jill Young

Jill Young

I’m dying right now!!! That is definitely one of my all-time favorites! Hope you savored every drop of that amazing wine! ❤️

Greer

Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Captivating nose on opening, with rich floral and dark fruit tones wafting from the bottle as soon as I pull the cork. This seems to be at peak for my palate. The tannins lay out a fine blanket on which the black cherry, black raspberry, and faint brown spice notes strut their stuff. There’s a pleasing old leather element in the finish, which just rolls on and on. This was my first Greer and I’m smitten. Fantastic wine. — 11 days ago

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Andy Demaree

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Just picked up a ‘12 that I plan to open when my youngest graduates from high school in two years. Her road has been a rough one, through no fault of her own, so we’ll have lots to celebrate when that day comes.
David L

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Andy- What a great story. Love the positive attitude. I wish the best for you and your family. You’re going to truly enjoy those 2012’s in a few years. All the best to you all!
Andy Demaree

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Thanks, David! I appreciate the good wishes.

Hewitt Vineyard

Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon

Just a sampling of the evening This night was off the hook. — 13 days ago

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@Stuart Scheff Stuart Yes go Bills 🏈
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@Stuart Scheff Notch up another big win for your Bills Cheers 🏈
Stuart Scheff

Stuart Scheff

@P A after last night I have no more cheers left. Big win for the Bills.

Judge Palmer

Beckstoffer Georges III Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

13’ Judge Palmer G lll. Ruby red in color. Ready to roll!! The palate is full of black fruits-reveals layers of silky, refined tannins & a firm structure. Providing power with finesse & grace. Drinking now, another decade in it.
This is significantly better then the 2012.
— 6 days ago

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David L

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75 - 90!
Ron R

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Still a slight nosebleed here...
David L

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Agree...

Akrasia Cellars

Line of Fire Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Somm recommendation that didn’t disappoint. Bordeaux vibe, perfect extraction with smooth balance of fruit, light acid and silky tannins. Nicely done. — 2 days ago

Ira, Paul and 14 others liked this

Rutherford Ranch Winery

Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

MICHAEL COOPER
9.0

Very fine #cabernetsauvignon is suitable for aging. Very juicy and fresh with medium+ acidity and a lovely juicy and balsamic finish with sensations of bay leaf and thyme. #napacabs and reasonable for the price. — 5 days ago

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Round Pond Estate

Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

A great bday celebration for cuz Ryan at Hanna’s in RSM last night. The wine was perfect for a steakhouse dinner. Old world style CB that’s delicious. — 5 days ago