Red

2001 Gemstone G

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
  • Yountville
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Community Tasting Notes 22

  • pipegarcia Likes this wine: (95 points)

    August 28, 2015 - Pitch black body. Big nose of cassis, dark fruit, vanilla and spices. Expansive mouth, silky and balance. Long caudalice. Intoxicating wine.

  • tinybubbles wrote: (91 points)

    December 19, 2014 - Opulent, rich and sweet fruit. Coffee and moist dark earth notes, but the fruit really carries the day here. Straightforward and predictable.

  • SoccerMark wrote: (94 points)

    September 14, 2013 - It's simple ....... WOW

  • jeff nowak wrote: (95 points)

    September 25, 2011 - 14.4% alcohol. 87% cabernet, 7% merlot, 6% cab franc. decanted, and followed in the glass for 2 hours. i 've experienced some bottle variation, but tonight the wine is spectacular. very supple tannin and a velvet finish that is rich and pure. intoxicating nose, and complex mid palate. super. drink now-2016.

  • kenv Does not like this wine:

    May 20, 2011 - Champs, Burgs, Barolos, Malbecs @ Leo's (Leo & Connies's in Eastchester, NY): Maybe it was coming after all the Burgundies and Barolos, but man did this taste thick and gunky in a very heavy-handed way. Over-ripe. Yuck.

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2004, IWC Issue #114 (link)

    (Gemstone Vineyard Proprietary Red Wine Yountville) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2003, IWC Issue #108 (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2001
  • Type Red
  • Producer Gemstone
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation G
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Yountville

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 332 (63%)
  • Consumed 195 (37%)

Food Pairing

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Who Likes This Wine

50% Like It  2 votes