Red

1995 Harlan Estate The Maiden

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 16

  • johnh1001 wrote: (90 points)

    December 28, 2014 - Very primary, ripe and forward nose of black fruit, coffee and oak. Extremely fresh ripe and thin on the palate. Exciting because of it's vitality but a little boring as it was quite one dimensional and lacked depth. Medium finish that showed a little bit of heat.

  • Anonymous wrote: (90 points)

    February 21, 2014 - Beautiful, sweet, black cherry nose, black cherry fruit and plum flavors over dominated by french oaky flavors, excellent structure, short finish, wine was disappointing given its Harlan heritage

  • levinml wrote: (91 points)

    February 8, 2014 - I was a little underwhelmed, probably because expectations of Harlan name were high. Seemed way thin and light compared to the real deal (which I've had a couple times), but was certainly tasting a crowd pleasing to the family members gathered at Story. Wouldn't recommend spending big bucks for this.

  • wa2ofd wrote: (94 points)

    January 2, 2014 - The wine was fantastic! Wish it wasn't my last and only...

  • Jord26 wrote: (93 points)

    December 16, 2013 - Shocked at how fresh this wine was. Extremely high acidity which burned off after an hour. Mint and eucalyptus started showing up and spice box interwoven with current and cherry. Great wine and could go another 10 years

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Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 1999, Issue #84 (link)

    (Harlan Estate The Maiden Red Wine Napa Valley) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 1995
  • Type Red
  • Producer Harlan Estate
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation The Maiden
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 2 (1%)
  • In Cellars 175 (62%)
  • Consumed 104 (37%)

Food Pairing

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