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2001 Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon 25th Sunspot Vineyard
- Napa Valley
Community Tasting Notes 4
KenK Likes this wine: (97 points)
February 7, 2016 - This is very special stuff. Sweet red berry aromas with pretty floral edge and light vanilla creme. Ripe focused red fruit basket with silky mouths taking density. Smooth and seamless in a very feminine way. Long finish with plenty of layers and lip smacking yumminess.
gubaseball Likes this wine: (98 points)
August 7, 2015 - Wow! Huge wine! A little closed down and backwards relative to the regular '01 HSS that I had last year, but still as big as Cabernet gets! Probably won't open another one for at least 5 years.
December 19, 2012 - Magnum
KenK wrote: (97 points)
December 17, 2010 - Naples Annual Boys Lunch: Sweet perfumed lush pretty nose.
Sleek dark dusty sweet blackberries. Very nice density. Likely at peak.
Long sophisticated wine, showing lots of subtle qualities. Drinking great. polished with nice gripe Chololate cherriy flavors dominate. Very special stuff. 97
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- Vintage 2001
- Type Red
- Producer Shafer
- Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard 25th Sunspot Vineyard
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Napa Valley
- Appellation Napa Valley
- Pending Delivery 2 (2%)
- In Cellars 80 (83%)
- Consumed 14 (15%)
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