Cakebread Cellars

Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

9.21766 ratings
9.156 pro ratings
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
Boris Mathiszik

Classic Napa. Fruit forward and smooth. Cassis. And good structure.

Classic Napa. Fruit forward and smooth. Cassis. And good structure.

Jul 2nd, 2018
Andrew Lampasone

Owner Wine Watch Selections

9.2

Dark currant and cassis berry fruit with toasty oak spice fresh plowed earth and tobacco spice. Ripe berry fruit with a nice amount of spice excellent structure and spiced finish

Dark currant and cassis berry fruit with toasty oak spice fresh plowed earth and tobacco spice. Ripe berry fruit with a nice amount of spice excellent structure and spiced finish

7 people found it helpfulSep 28th, 2013
Beau Carufel

Winemaker/Owner Random Wine Company

7.5

Felt past peak, all tertiary flavors, but like two of them. Kind of a disappointment. From magnum.

Felt past peak, all tertiary flavors, but like two of them. Kind of a disappointment. From magnum.

5 people found it helpfulMar 2nd, 2014
Quin Breland

Great cab, a little young.

Great cab, a little young.

4 people found it helpfulJun 7th, 2014
Jennifer DiDomizio

Not over the top but ripe plum fruit, dark berry, some earth and tobacco. Not a Can drinker these days but this is drinking well.

Not over the top but ripe plum fruit, dark berry, some earth and tobacco. Not a Can drinker these days but this is drinking well.

3 people found it helpfulOct 9th, 2014
Matty Whaling

Had this wine with my bride after 12 years of marriage and going to have it on our 20th

Had this wine with my bride after 12 years of marriage and going to have it on our 20th

3 people found it helpfulJun 22nd, 2014
Kevin Ortzman

Consistent w/ strong dark fruit (black current berries). Silky mocha and coco on the palate

Consistent w/ strong dark fruit (black current berries). Silky mocha and coco on the palate

2 people found it helpfulSep 3rd, 2016
Ryan Hanley

2013 is still young, but going to be awesome after a couple years on the shelf

2013 is still young, but going to be awesome after a couple years on the shelf

2 people found it helpfulJul 2nd, 2016
Kevin Ortzman

Mocha and cocoa on the palate - fruit bomb on the nose

Mocha and cocoa on the palate - fruit bomb on the nose

2 people found it helpfulJun 12th, 2016
Baleigh Euhus

highly recommend, my favorite right now. let it open up a bit and it will blow you away

highly recommend, my favorite right now. let it open up a bit and it will blow you away

2 people found it helpfulMar 28th, 2016