Arkenstone

Obsidian Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon

9.526 ratings
9.35 pro ratings
Howell Mountain, Napa Valley, California, USA
Cabernet Sauvignon
Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pasta, Venison, Tomato-Based, Potato, Pork, Chocolate & Caramel, White Rice, Mushrooms, Beef, Lamb, Chili & Hot Spicy
Top Notes For
Maggie Harrison

i am drinking some of the best wines from Napa today.

i am drinking some of the best wines from Napa today.

Mar 18th, 2016
Rashmi Primlani

Seamless integration

Seamless integration

Oct 15th, 2015
Joe Roth

What an awesome wine!

What an awesome wine!

Jan 23rd, 2019
Joe Roth

Nice Howell Mt fruit!

Nice Howell Mt fruit!

Sep 4th, 2018
Ron R
9.4

I have a soft spot for this stuff. So subtle and restrained, yet packs a punch in terms of complexity and layers. Sweet oak on the nose. The palette shows fine-grained tannins, with a soft, round mouthfeel. Finishes with cedar and maraschino cherries - excellent.
A gift from my bud
@David L. Can't thank you enough my friend!!!

I have a soft spot for this stuff. So subtle and restrained, yet packs a punch in terms of complexity and layers. Sweet oak on the nose. The palette shows fine-grained tannins, with a soft, round mouthfeel. Finishes with cedar and maraschino cherries - excellent.
A gift from my bud
@David L. Can't thank you enough my friend!!!

Jan 15th, 2017
Stephen

As good as it gets... 2012 has been my favorite vintage yet but every year is amazing. New Year 2016

As good as it gets... 2012 has been my favorite vintage yet but every year is amazing. New Year 2016

Dec 31st, 2016
Felisha Amjad

Had the 2012 on July 29, 2016. This was perfection!

Had the 2012 on July 29, 2016. This was perfection!

Jul 30th, 2016
Stephen

One of the best cabs I've ever had... Had the 2008 with Ken

One of the best cabs I've ever had... Had the 2008 with Ken

Mar 3rd, 2016
Edmond Bordelon

Repeat the experience. Yup...Still an amazing wine from Sam Kaplan! So smooth, velvety, balanced and strong finish.

Repeat the experience. Yup...Still an amazing wine from Sam Kaplan! So smooth, velvety, balanced and strong finish.

Feb 21st, 2016
Robert Rothfield

Favorite Howell Mtn cab

Favorite Howell Mtn cab

Jan 14th, 2016