Red

2004 Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
  • Stags Leap District
Drink between 2010 - 2026 (Edit)
CT95 233 reviews
2004
2004
2004
2004
N.V.
Label borrowed from 2003
2003
Label borrowed from 2005
2005
Label borrowed from 2003
2003
Label borrowed from 2005
2005
Label borrowed from 2005
2005
Label borrowed from 2005
2005
Label borrowed from 2005
2005
Label borrowed from 2005
2005
Label borrowed from 2003
2003
Label borrowed from 2002
2002
Label borrowed from 2002
2002
Label borrowed from 2002
2002
Label borrowed from 2006
2006
Label borrowed from 2006
2006
Label borrowed from 2002
2002
Label borrowed from 2006
2006
Label borrowed from 2006
2006
Label borrowed from 2006
2006
Label borrowed from 2002
2002
Label borrowed from 2006
2006
1 of 25

Community Tasting Notes 170

  • Rsds5105 wrote: (96 points)

    December 22, 2016 - Outstanding...wish I had another bottle . We drank for our 40th anniversary

    1 person found this helpful
  • dabigcat Likes this wine: (99 points)

    December 10, 2016 - Possibly the best wine I have ever had..

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • floridawinedrkr Likes this wine: (97 points)

    September 11, 2016 - Outstanding! Rich, thick, syrupy, and mouth coating. Layers and layers of flavors last for 45-60 seconds. Tonight we got a lot of wet oak, cola, charcoal, loganberry, and vanilla. Gave this a 10 hour decant. Lots of sediment. see previous notes

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Double D wrote: (96 points)

    August 31, 2016 - Classic Hillside, and I think it is just now coming into it own.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • CarguyGM wrote:

    June 11, 2016 - Dark , dark red ,melts on your tongue ,opened up really well , was good to the last drop , wish I had more !

    1 person found this helpful Comment
1 - 5 of 170 More notes

Pro Reviews 6

Professional reviews have copyrights and you can view them here for your personal use only as private content. To view pro reviews you must either subscribe to a pre-integrated publication or manually enter reviews. Learn more.

Manage Subscriptions

Vinous

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    Vertical Tasting of Shafer’s Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select (Jul 2016), 7/1/2016 (link)

    (Shafer Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select Napa Valley) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    Horizontal Tasting of Napa Valley’s 2004 Cabernets (Jun 2015), 3/1/2015 (link)

    (Shafer Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select Stags Leap District) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    Horizontal Tasting of Napa Valley’s 2004 Cabernets (Jun 2015), 3/1/2015 (link)

    (Shafer Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select Stags Leap District) Subscribe to see review text.

View From the Cellar

  • By John Gilman
    May/Jun 2013, Issue #45, Recently Tasted Old School and Neo-Classical American Wines

    (Shafer “Hillside Select” Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley)) Subscribe to see review text.

JancisRobinson.com

  • By Richard Hemming
    2/21/2013 (link)

    (Shafer, Hillside Select Cabernet Sauvignon Stags Leap District Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Vinous

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2007, IWC Issue #132 (link)

    (Shafer Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select Stags Leap District) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2004
  • Type Red
  • Producer Shafer
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation Hillside Select
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Stags Leap District
  • UPC Code 013528400023

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 30 (1%)
  • In Cellars 4,007 (72%)
  • Consumed 1,502 (27%)

Food Pairing

Beef tenderloin, Creamy Polenta, Dave - steak tips in NH, English Peas & Pearl Onions, Leg of lamb, PAN ROASTED COLORADO LAMB LOIN, Prime Rib, Steak, to troy and trey's dinner party with lamb chops

Who Likes This Wine

100% Like It  55 votes

More About This Wine

Articles

© 2003-17 CellarTracker! LLC.

Report a Problem

Close