Paradigm

Estate Bottled Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon

9.2573 ratings
9.385 pro ratings
Oakville, 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
Mike Steffel

Wonderful expression of Oakville. Wish I could but this in MN.

Wonderful expression of Oakville. Wish I could but this in MN.

Feb 14th, 2018
Lexi Steigelman

Tastes like purple. Good purple.

Tastes like purple. Good purple.

3 people found it helpfulJul 6th, 2014
Matt Sterr

Best Paradigm Cab Sav ever? Probs.

Best Paradigm Cab Sav ever? Probs.

1 person found it helpfulNov 27th, 2017
Reza Iranmanesh

Reza had this 3 years ago

Reza had this 3 years ago

1 person found it helpfulDec 19th, 2015
Andrew Lampasone

Owner Wine Watch Selections

9.7

Currant and cassis berry fruit tobacco spice and fine herbs very complex bouquet big and structured. With lots of everything needs time but

Currant and cassis berry fruit tobacco spice and fine herbs very complex bouquet big and structured. With lots of everything needs time but

1 person found it helpfulFeb 20th, 2014
E & K G

Bordeaux style Napa. Probably could use a couple more years in the cellar.

Bordeaux style Napa. Probably could use a couple more years in the cellar.

1 person found it helpfulFeb 1st, 2014
Matthew Marcino

Yahoooooo. This was fun. Love Oakville wines. This has that same type of flavor as Ghostblock. Medium body. This has a distinct chocolate scent with almost a green pepper finish. Really smooth in between. Me likey

Yahoooooo. This was fun. Love Oakville wines. This has that same type of flavor as Ghostblock. Medium body. This has a distinct chocolate scent with almost a green pepper finish. Really smooth in between. Me likey

1 person found it helpfulDec 3rd, 2013
Adam Hinton

Black currant, low tannin, little to no acidity, little to no earthiness,

Black currant, low tannin, little to no acidity, little to no earthiness,

1 person found it helpfulFeb 10th, 2013
Brian Lamborn

Winery Operations/Partner Lamborn Family Vineyards

9.1

Unbelievably impressed by the structure and fruit still exhibited in this '95 Cab. Almost port-like.

Unbelievably impressed by the structure and fruit still exhibited in this '95 Cab. Almost port-like.

May 9th, 2017
Jason Lede

Incredibly easy drinking. Built for early enjoyment.

Incredibly easy drinking. Built for early enjoyment.

Dec 3rd, 2016