Red

2005 Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon One Point Five

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
  • Stags Leap District
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Community Tasting Notes 173

  • cab blends wrote: (92 points)

    January 1, 2017 - Decanted for 6 hours.

    Fruit forward and tasted like Napa Valley floor cab. Enticing nose of red fruits. The alcohol is still very hot and detracts from the finish.

    Tannins are 6/10

  • Millennial Drinkers wrote: (92 points)

    January 1, 2017 - Medium ruby red. A bit of heat on the nose with notes of dark berries and slight earthiness. Thick stewed berries on the palate with moderate tannins (6/10). Pretty well integrated and full bodied. Excellent wine at its peak for a couple more years. Drink till 2018.

  • Val D'Orcia Likes this wine: (96 points)

    October 15, 2016 - Loved it. Very smooth, supple and full without being too fruit forward. Great mouthfeel. Coffee, cocoa and chocolate flavors. Black currant and rich ripe fruit.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Val D'Orcia Likes this wine: (98 points)

    June 27, 2016 - Hard to find a flaw with this bottle. Beautiful plum and black fruit with earthy undertones, well knitted into seamless long finish. Great structure.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Tsliwinski wrote: (94 points)

    June 2, 2016 - Decanted one hour, full CA cab. Still room to grow in cellar

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2005
  • Type Red
  • Producer Shafer
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation One Point Five
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Stags Leap District
  • UPC Code 013528800014

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 1,846 (54%)
  • Consumed 1,578 (46%)

Food Pairing

Korean short ribs.

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