Trefethen Family Vineyards

Oak Knoll District Cabernet Sauvignon

9.1871 ratings
9.052 pro ratings
Oak Knoll, 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
Chris McClellan

Black fruit, jammy, smooth tannin structure, some jalapeño and minty with oak....very easy to drink and not terribly complex...

Black fruit, jammy, smooth tannin structure, some jalapeño and minty with oak....very easy to drink and not terribly complex...

May 16th, 2020
MICHAEL COOPER DipWSET

Owner TomeVinos wine shops, WSET Level 3, Blogger www.spanishwinesandmore.com, blog.tomevinos.com

9.3

So much to love here. #balance red and black currants blueberries, licorice and cedar. Pure #napacab

So much to love here. #balance red and black currants blueberries, licorice and cedar. Pure #napacab

Jul 15th, 2019
Ainsley Clement

Black currant, cedar, leather, cocoa nib and green bell pepper notes supported by supple tannins and med acidity.

Black currant, cedar, leather, cocoa nib and green bell pepper notes supported by supple tannins and med acidity.

Jul 1st, 2019
Al Shikoh

fully opaque, glass staining ruby/violet, prominent tearing; blackberry, black currants, roasted coffee, vanilla , lavender dust; black fruit, bell pepper, good persistence; prominent, fine, gritty tannin, 14.8% ABV; blend of 93% Cabernet Sauvignon, 4% Malbec, 2% Petit Verdot, and 1% Merlot sourced from their estate vineyard in one of Napa’s coolest appellations, spending 18 months in 60% French, 28% American, and 12% Hungarian oak

fully opaque, glass staining ruby/violet, prominent tearing; blackberry, black currants, roasted coffee, vanilla , lavender dust; black fruit, bell pepper, good persistence; prominent, fine, gritty tannin, 14.8% ABV; blend of 93% Cabernet Sauvignon, 4% Malbec, 2% Petit Verdot, and 1% Merlot sourced from their estate vineyard in one of Napa’s coolest appellations, spending 18 months in 60% French, 28% American, and 12% Hungarian oak

Jun 20th, 2019
Kristin the Wine Girl

So this magnum just happened. Gas leak nose! Pyrazines and soft earthy berries. Mature, complex, finishes confidently.

So this magnum just happened. Gas leak nose! Pyrazines and soft earthy berries. Mature, complex, finishes confidently.

Dec 14th, 2018
Bryce Bannatyne

New Jersey Sales Representative Martin Scott Wines, Ltd

9.4

#magnumlyfe #bigbottles

#magnumlyfe #bigbottles

Sep 15th, 2018
Kellin

Large format. Delicious.

Large format. Delicious.

Apr 1st, 2018
Leslie Ungs

Medium-bodied cab. Dangerously easy to drink even without food. Great pre-dinner wine.

Medium-bodied cab. Dangerously easy to drink even without food. Great pre-dinner wine.

2 people found it helpfulJul 10th, 2016
Sean Burke

Smokey

Smokey

1 person found it helpfulMay 6th, 2021
Bob Hagemann

Really delicious. Oak, tannin, structure, all while drinking very smoothly

Really delicious. Oak, tannin, structure, all while drinking very smoothly

1 person found it helpfulMay 26th, 2020