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St. Helena Cabernet Sauvignon

9.393 ratings
9.22 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
Jim Kaylor

2008 vintage. Very good!

2008 vintage. Very good!

1 person found it helpfulDec 10th, 2015
Tommy Herbst

Awesome. Great year.

Awesome. Great year.

1 person found it helpfulDec 6th, 2014
Rafael Landestoy

Better than I remember it. Didn't blow my socks off or anything but was nice although I maintain it is a bit too pricey.

Better than I remember it. Didn't blow my socks off or anything but was nice although I maintain it is a bit too pricey.

Apr 17th, 2016
Whitney Bouck

Soft, supple and deliciously rich. Great mouth feel and excellent balance of fruit and earthy flavors. Was perfectly paired with the braised short ribs over polenta.

Soft, supple and deliciously rich. Great mouth feel and excellent balance of fruit and earthy flavors. Was perfectly paired with the braised short ribs over polenta.

Mar 15th, 2015
PM
9.3

Excellent Napa Cab

Excellent Napa Cab

Oct 4th, 2020
Alton Komori

2011 - Licorice bouquet, medium heavy body, slightly white pepper tannic finish.

2011 - Licorice bouquet, medium heavy body, slightly white pepper tannic finish.

Aug 2nd, 2020
Dylan Thomas

Dark, mouthy, rich bitch. Star anise reduction. With my wife’s porky Brazilian beans 🤯

Dark, mouthy, rich bitch. Star anise reduction. With my wife’s porky Brazilian beans 🤯

Feb 8th, 2020
Dylan Thomas

Ribeye 🥩 churrasco style G-town with wife and Dimitrios 💦💦🍷

Ribeye 🥩 churrasco style G-town with wife and Dimitrios 💦💦🍷

Sep 15th, 2019
Jeff Dunn

Earthy and good

Earthy and good

Jul 6th, 2019
Adam Coy

Still drinking great. Developed some nice secondary characteristics. Settled tannins.

Still drinking great. Developed some nice secondary characteristics. Settled tannins.

Jun 19th, 2019