Spottswoode

Family Estate Grown St. Helena Cabernet Sauvignon

9.030 ratings
8.613 pro ratings
St. Helena, 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
Matt Fosket

Unfortunately cooked

Unfortunately cooked

Jun 19th, 2017
Yianni Stoner

Tasted out of 12 magnums. Library recorking.

Tasted out of 12 magnums. Library recorking.

Feb 1st, 2017
Pam Starr

Owner/Winemaker Crocker & Starr Wines

9.2

Fresh and savory. 91 was a very long growing season cooler than average and w a rather healthy crop load. Continues to unfold in glass over an hour.

Fresh and savory. 91 was a very long growing season cooler than average and w a rather healthy crop load. Continues to unfold in glass over an hour.

Jul 23rd, 2016
Robert Cunningham

Wine Educator DeVinimus, Wine Workshop

9.1

Drinking nicely. Relatively balanced.

Drinking nicely. Relatively balanced.

Mar 24th, 2016
Yianni Stoner

Mature red fruits

Mature red fruits

Jan 4th, 2016
Josh Lavis

Fine Wine Consultant The Country Vintner, member of The Winebow Group

9.3

Like Velvet. Thanks Dave

Like Velvet. Thanks Dave

Dec 5th, 2014
Darin Kendrick

Toast. Bad bottle

Toast. Bad bottle

Dec 4th, 2014
Boxer Briefs

Pretty advanced. Seems like it may have been a storage issue.

Pretty advanced. Seems like it may have been a storage issue.

Jun 19th, 2017
Willem Booij

Remarkable wine, 30 years old and still singing. This wine is at the first snif and sip al little tertiair, but is this strange 🤷‍♂️ after 2 hours the wine is smooth and great to drink. Delicious💪

Remarkable wine, 30 years old and still singing. This wine is at the first snif and sip al little tertiair, but is this strange 🤷‍♂️ after 2 hours the wine is smooth and great to drink. Delicious💪

Jan 10th, 2021
John Lowe

Great bottle for Saturday brunch at Abouzy.

Great bottle for Saturday brunch at Abouzy.

Nov 14th, 2020