Red

2010 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 101

  • CarguyGM wrote:

    March 26, 2017 - Fantastic wine , young but smooth great nose , blueberries a little saddle , my guest loved it !

  • ledwards wrote: (89 points)

    March 20, 2017 - Wow- this is currently a very candied, ripe fruit dominated wine. We were taken aback by this dominant fruit profile. Would suspect it is going through a phase where the fruit will calm done and tertiary flavors will come forward. Let's hope.

    2 people found this helpful Comment
  • Quiet Lion wrote: (91 points)

    February 15, 2017 - Decanted and served. Restrained nose that opened up a bit after two hours, yielding a lovely berry meadow. On the palate overwhelming alcohol overshadowing any balance or subtlety. This didn't change much over three hours. Possibly a slightly cooked bottle or in a dumb phase; other vintages I've had are usually very smooth and focused.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Mech-E Likes this wine: (94 points)

    January 4, 2017 - Decanted 3 hours and ready for New Years Eve dinner.

    Daaark, thick and viscous with dark cherry and blackberry flavors. Aromas of sandalwood and spice though light on the oak here. Integrating beautifully with silky smooth, ripe tannins and decent acidity. A perfect match for beef Wellington.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • TastesGoodToMe Likes this wine: (94 points)

    December 11, 2016 - 3 Years since my last bottle and this wine is much better! Mostly black fruit with cassis, a touch of blueberry liquor, chocolate, and some spice. Long finish. Excellent balance. Last sip was the best telling me this still has some upside potential. Still not as good as the '08 SS to me. But really starting to come into its own.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
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  • By Antonio Galloni
    2010 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon: An Epic Vintage (Dec 2012) (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type Red
  • Producer Caymus
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation Special Selection
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley
  • UPC Codes 017224720102, 091882316617

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 24 (0%)
  • In Cellars 7,326 (80%)
  • Consumed 1,798 (20%)

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99% Like It  104 votes

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