Red

2005 Cakebread Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 99

  • JJB007 wrote:

    December 17, 2014 - for the new hires

  • Wheelz wrote: (92 points)

    November 9, 2014 - John's retirement party with Maynard.

  • SFDoug wrote: (86 points)

    October 18, 2014 - Robust and full bodied, this probably would have been much better maybe a year ago. Raisin and alcohol on the nose; prune on the palate and finish, with some hints of chocolate.

  • Dempsmat wrote: (96 points)

    August 21, 2014 - All I can say is WOW! Hits every part of the palate with grace, finesse, and concentrated complexity. The tannins and acidity have come into perfect alignment after a couple years of cellaring. Easily beats some of the $150+ bottles of Napa Cab I have had.

  • Lanceamoore wrote: (95 points)

    July 18, 2014 - Delicious, well rounded once opened up. Great wine

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  • By Linda Murphy
    6/22/2008 (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2005
  • Type Red
  • Producer Cakebread Cellars
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 3 (0%)
  • In Cellars 1759 (63%)
  • Consumed 1012 (36%)

Food Pairing

cheese, pate., polenta, Pork belly

Who Likes This Wine

95% Like It  19 votes