Red

2001 Pine Ridge Cabernet Sauvignon Stags Leap District

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
  • > Stags Leap District
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Community Tasting Notes 51

  • jlgnml Likes this wine: (91 points)

    July 26, 2014 - Good deep color, good flavor, fresh on the palate. Just what we wanted for a quiet Sat night.

  • Wine-Strategies Likes this wine:

    March 28, 2014 - Do not aerate, or you'll miss some of the fireworks (but be sure to decant, there's loads of sediment, then return to bottle). Still medium ruby at the core, but bricked all the way to the rim; this is ready. The first aromas took me back to the tasting room where I fell in love with Stacy Clark's wines - powerful cassis, beetroot, plum sauce and even some sweet hoisin and pipe tobacco. Serious weight upon entry, but also substantial acids to wash it away and keep it clean. Tannins are sweet, firm, and slightly chalky; this has structure, some breadth. In top form right now, having just entered its preferred window, though clearly it will hold for another decade and beyond. Mostly secondary - light tertiary at this stage. EtOH (14,3%) fully integrated, long finish. recommended

    Audoze 1 hour, decant for sediment and return to bottle; served non-blind 6 hours later.

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  • ShieldsVault Likes this wine: (95 points)

    December 24, 2013 - This was a stellar wine. Minor amount of sediment. Color a bit brown, otherwise score would be even better.

  • mraabpfg wrote: (95 points)

    April 14, 2013 - Crowd favorite, of the 15 wines we had this was by far the favorite

  • Dngrzn12 wrote: (88 points)

    March 9, 2013 - Good solid bottle of Pine Ridge. Was a little past its prime.

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  • By Richard Jennings
    2/21/2012 (link) 86 points

    (Pine Ridge Cabernet Sauvignon Stags Leap District) Dark ruby color; odd, caramel, brett, berry nose; brett, tart berry, ripe black fruit, caramel palate; medium-plus finish

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2001
  • Type Red
  • Producer Pine Ridge
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Stags Leap District

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 1 (0%)
  • In Cellars 604 (60%)
  • Consumed 403 (40%)

Food Pairing

Lasagna

Who Likes This Wine

100% Like It  7 votes