Quintessa

Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon Blend

9.235 ratings
9.05 pro ratings
Rutherford, Napa Valley, California, USA
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pasta, Venison, Tomato-Based, Potato, Pork, Chocolate & Caramel, White Rice, Mushrooms, Beef, Lamb, Chili & Hot Spicy, Salami & Prosciutto, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Herbs, Chicken, Pungent Cheese, Turkey, Soft Cheese, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Duck, Onion
Top Notes For
Braden Angel

Braden had this 5 years ago

Braden had this 5 years ago

2 people found it helpfulJun 1st, 2014
Mike Smith

Owner/Winemaker Myriad Cellars

8.0

Mike had this 5 years ago

Mike had this 5 years ago

1 person found it helpfulJul 16th, 2014
Lucas Farmer

Beautiful wine with great depth, structure, and balance, and The oak is well integrated. Definitely enjoyable.

Beautiful wine with great depth, structure, and balance, and The oak is well integrated. Definitely enjoyable.

Feb 16th, 2016
Sean Trapani

Founder/Educator Wine Fluent, Consultant ABC Fine Wines & Spirits

9.2

Horsey, black plum, Wood You furniture store with dense, billowy tannins. Finishes in a whisper.

Horsey, black plum, Wood You furniture store with dense, billowy tannins. Finishes in a whisper.

Feb 12th, 2016
Michael Wangbickler CWE DipWSET

President Drink Local Wine Inc, Educator Discover Wine & Spirits Academy

9.5

2011 vintage

2011 vintage

Jul 16th, 2014
Summer Altice

Amazing...this is one of my fave vintages from Quintessa

Amazing...this is one of my fave vintages from Quintessa

Apr 1st, 2016
Lesa Gough

Yum

Yum

Feb 1st, 2016
Sara Henson

Amazing aroma on the nose. Smells of a bouquet of dark fruits and a hint of candied black cherry. Tastes of plum with a hint or currant and star anise on the finish. Recommend decanting which we did not get...

Amazing aroma on the nose. Smells of a bouquet of dark fruits and a hint of candied black cherry. Tastes of plum with a hint or currant and star anise on the finish. Recommend decanting which we did not get...

Aug 11th, 2015
Flip Lower

2011

2011

May 14th, 2015
Cheryl Strickland

Price was about double what's listed here. But delicious and full. Smooth finish which I liked. With Jeff Niew

Price was about double what's listed here. But delicious and full. Smooth finish which I liked. With Jeff Niew

May 3rd, 2015