Screaming Eagle

Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon

9.5461 ratings
9.3146 pro ratings
Oakville, Napa Valley, California, USA
Cabernet Sauvignon
Top Notes For
Stephen Solaka

Massive wine. Should improve with bottle age.

Massive wine. Should improve with bottle age.

Dec 26th, 2017
Steven Gullo

Opened way too young. Nice depth and will improve with age, but in no way does it warrant its price and hype.

Opened way too young. Nice depth and will improve with age, but in no way does it warrant its price and hype.

Dec 21st, 2017
Robert Cunningham

Wine Educator DeVinimus, Wine Workshop

9.2

Very well made wine of its style highly extracted but not my style

Very well made wine of its style highly extracted but not my style

Nov 20th, 2017
Remi Barrett

Oh yeahhh! 97 vintage (100 points!) for senpai Heidi's 60th birthday at Single Thread 🙌

Oh yeahhh! 97 vintage (100 points!) for senpai Heidi's 60th birthday at Single Thread 🙌

Sep 15th, 2017
Greg Gregory

Needs LOTS of time.

Needs LOTS of time.

Aug 13th, 2017
Christanna Honer

Well-structured and balanced--hella tight with punch-you-in-the-face oak. If I tasted this blind I'd probably pass it over. I'd rather take $2000 budget elsewhere...

Well-structured and balanced--hella tight with punch-you-in-the-face oak. If I tasted this blind I'd probably pass it over. I'd rather take $2000 budget elsewhere...

5 people found it helpfulMay 24th, 2015
john&stacy brilliantmistakewines

2012. Lovely and sublime, but I felt did not (or could not) live up to the hype.

2012. Lovely and sublime, but I felt did not (or could not) live up to the hype.

5 people found it helpfulMar 30th, 2015
Yoon Ha

Master Sommelier/Wine Director Benu

8.6

This 2012 tasted like plywood topped with ripe black fruit.

This 2012 tasted like plywood topped with ripe black fruit.

4 people found it helpfulMar 26th, 2015
Christopher Hoel

Sommelier/Senior Wine Advisor Soutirage

9.9

Ahhhhhhhh!!!! Let the night begin!

Ahhhhhhhh!!!! Let the night begin!

3 people found it helpfulJun 22nd, 2013
Max Thieriot

Co-Founder of Senses Wines

9.7

Almost felt guilty drinking it... almost
1998

Almost felt guilty drinking it... almost
1998

2 people found it helpfulAug 21st, 2014