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2001 Leonetti Cellar Reserve Walla Walla Valley
Red Bordeaux Blend
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Community Tasting Notes 20
winejnky wrote: (93 points)
November 23, 2014 - Dark red with garnet edge; strawberry rhubarb nose; penetrating black cherry and blackberry fruit, really robust with some alcohol push notifications n the fact bush, which really lingers. We decanted this for two hours and consumed it over the next 2.5, and it just kept getting better as it opened up.
Wfjohn wrote: (90 points)
October 25, 2014 - Dried cherries mainly. Limited tannins. Enjoyed the bottle but the finish was pretty short. Not a lot left on it I'd say.
DugyDog Likes this wine: (92 points)
September 14, 2014 - Mature
Hodby wrote: (94 points)
July 23, 2014 - Medium red-garnet color, pale-edged. Huge nose, cherry-berry fruit, expresso, celeriac, fresh fully synthetic motor oil. On arrival, negligible tannin and low acidity; silky body. Eyes closed, I'd have pegged this for a Shafer Hillside Select cabernet of similar age. Plump and rich, easy drinking, not especially complex, but oh so enjoyable. Bottle #1 of one, from magnum.
Johnahieb Likes this wine: (94 points)
January 5, 2014 - A little hot when first opened, but, this really came together after 3-4 hours. Velvety smooth with delicious fruit.
Pro Reviews 1
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
By Stephen Tanzer
November/December 2004, Issue #117 (link)
(Leonetti Cellar Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve Walla Walla Valley) Subscribe to see review text.
- Vintage 2001
- Type Red
- Producer Leonetti Cellar
- Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
- Designation Reserve
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region Washington
- SubRegion Columbia Valley
- Appellation Walla Walla Valley
- Pending Delivery 1 (0%)
- In Cellars 236 (62%)
- Consumed 143 (38%)