2008 Kapcsandy Family Winery Estate Cuvée State Lane Vineyard

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
  • > Yountville
Drink between 2012 - 2027
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Community Tasting Notes 39

  • Lewisfan Likes this wine: (93 points)

    October 4, 2014 - Agree this needs a long decant to fully open up. Need to be patient but get the feeling you'll be well rewarded

  • Knicksfan wrote: (93 points)

    June 22, 2014 - Really needs a long decant to show its stuff. I may just have to be more patient with these beauties.

  • rpenn77 Does not like this wine: (86 points)

    January 31, 2014 - I don't think the bottle was flawed but there was a funkiness to this wine. Especially at the price point I paid for it.

  • Loren Sonkin wrote: (96 points)

    November 13, 2013 - Sharon's Birthday (Kapcsandy, Rhys, Huet, Pape Clement, +++) (GHT): This stood in great contrast to the Pape Clement. Everyone loved it. While this is young, it is not a monster or a fruit bomb. It is elegant and well made. Cassis some coffee and dark chocolate on the nose, slight minty/herbal note. Great rich yet slick texture. On the palate, up front with great juicy fruit. Complex, more from flavor profile than layering. Really easy to drink. Long finish. While this will last for a long time, it is really enjoyable today.

  • shadow wrote: (98 points)

    October 13, 2013 - Felt like a big cab tonight, and this one hit the spot, smooth with the teeth tingeling tannins, flavors back up the fresh fruit on the nose, great stuff

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2008
  • Type Red
  • Producer Kapcsandy Family Winery
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation Estate Cuvée
  • Vineyard State Lane Vineyard
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Yountville
  • UPC Code 000007448478

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 25 (2%)
  • In Cellars 1334 (81%)
  • Consumed 291 (18%)

Food Pairing

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Who Likes This Wine

92% Like It  13 votes