Rodney Strong

Reserve Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

8.937 ratings
9.12 pro ratings
Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, 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
Michael Chelus

Blackberry, cassis, black cherry, vanilla, raspberry, licorice, eucalyptus and oak. Good structure and moderate tannins.

Blackberry, cassis, black cherry, vanilla, raspberry, licorice, eucalyptus and oak. Good structure and moderate tannins.

1 person found it helpfulAug 21st, 2017
Andy B

Excellent fruit, light and wonderful

Excellent fruit, light and wonderful

Sep 2nd, 2019
Rebecca Madden

Too dry for me, didn’t enjoy the licorice flavors

Too dry for me, didn’t enjoy the licorice flavors

Dec 23rd, 2018
Lauren Swan

Great with lentils or on its own

Great with lentils or on its own

Apr 15th, 2018
Douglas Frye

2013 reserve was really good. Full bodied cab that is consistent with Alexander Valley

2013 reserve was really good. Full bodied cab that is consistent with Alexander Valley

Jan 12th, 2018
Stan

Full-bodied, fruity, medium tannins. Needs at least an hour in decanter as alcohol on the nose is overwhelming

Full-bodied, fruity, medium tannins. Needs at least an hour in decanter as alcohol on the nose is overwhelming

Sep 18th, 2017
Norman Gennaro

Rodney went up against tough competition but was strong.

Rodney went up against tough competition but was strong.

Apr 23rd, 2017
Anne Ricci

Yum yum. Perfect balance and roundness. Clean.

Yum yum. Perfect balance and roundness. Clean.

Apr 1st, 2017
Michael Danser

Relatively bland, slightly sour.

Relatively bland, slightly sour.

Dec 25th, 2016
Michael Olson

2014 vintage. Very average Cab

2014 vintage. Very average Cab

Nov 28th, 2016