Red

2006 Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon One Point Five

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
  • > Stags Leap District
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Community Tasting Notes 134

  • comlaw Likes this wine: (90 points)

    December 20, 2014 - Good balanced Cab. Not a big wine. Medium tannins, slightly muted black fruit. Definitely ready to drink.

  • jimmyrice14 wrote: (88 points)

    November 28, 2014 - Pretty disappointing...this never came around for me in the years I have had it in the cellar.

  • Schiffy Likes this wine: (91 points)

    October 26, 2014 - While this Cab has a nose that is muted, this wine has big, bold dark fruit falvor with notes of pepper, licorice and crushed rocks. Really nice structure but the wine is not very expressive, almost drinking like an old world Bordeaux. Having said all that, this is still an excellent Cab but not for the fruit forward, concentrated, new world crowd.

  • gmbdds wrote: (87 points)

    October 18, 2014 - Tasted single blind. Tasted several times over 3-4 hours. I called this stripped overall but there were some interesting briny, savory and pepper notes. Little fruit character and limited finish. It was my entry into a blind tasting and was a let down. Purchased on release and stored in a wine chiller.

  • Bakeman Likes this wine: (90 points)

    September 13, 2014 - Brought 4 bottles to a dinner. The wine is just past peak. Still drinking nicely. Has the softer, less fruity older wine earthen flavor.

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  • By Richard Jennings
    10/14/2009 (link) 92 points

    (Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon One Point Five) Ripe cassis, currant nose; tasty, tart cassis, currant, eucalyptus palate; medium-plus finish 92+ pts.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2006
  • 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 2 (0%)
  • In Cellars 2088 (64%)
  • Consumed 1160 (36%)

Food Pairing

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Who Likes This Wine

97% Like It  35 votes