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2006 Sherwin Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Spring Mountain District
- Napa Valley
- Spring Mountain District
Community Tasting Notes 8
cawineaux wrote: (94 points)
March 13, 2016 - Needs an hour in the decanter for some initial alcohol to blow off. This is a fruit forward, very new world sort of wine, but with delicate structure.
dharrison93 wrote: (90 points)
December 7, 2015 - Aging gracefully at age 9. Deep purple with no sediment. Cherry, spice, blackberry and licorice. Lovely layers and palate coating charm.
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April 29, 2013 - Excellent wine. Big fruit forward, nice tannins, amazing oak finish. This wine is outstanding!!
cawineaux wrote: (95 points)
December 11, 2010 - Needs more time on the shelf or decant for at least four hours. We did not do it justice with a two hour bottle decant. Beautiful ruby red color in the glass. Great mountain fruit in perfectly sweet tannins, but it will be better in a year or two.
prettydeceextrap wrote: (93 points)
October 23, 2010 - Winery Tastings, October 2010; 10/22/2010-10/25/2010 (Mt. Veeder, Oakville, Spring Mountain, St. Helena, Calistoga, Napa): Always fantastic. Fat, rich wine with plenty of alcohol, yet it needs time in the bottle. Big, bold vanilla and dark fruit. 2 minute finish. It's the real thing, but I think it needs a few years. Definitley asked for a second pour, and Steve kindly accomodated. Awesome stuff. Score sure to go up with time.
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- Vintage 2006
- Type Red
- Producer Sherwin Family Vineyards
- Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
- Designation n/a
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- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Napa Valley
- Appellation Spring Mountain District
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- In Cellars 108 (57%)
- Consumed 83 (43%)
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