Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: United States
Region: Alexander Valley
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Geyser Peak Winery
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Dark ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose.
Now this is what I’m talking about! A quality California Cab that’s yummy and less than 14% alcohol.
Positives: This wine features cedar, pine cones, cloves, blackberry, dark cherry, vanilla, raspberry, strawberry, cinnamon, nutmeg, anise and some leather & pencil shavings on the finish. Medium+ body with medium+ tannins, good acidity and a long length.
Drink now or over the next 5 years on its own or pair it with rib eye steak.
Tasted: 29 Aug 2013
Best Buy & Top Pick
Score: 9+/10, Value: 9.5 Total: 19/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4.5