Parker in Dec 2014 gave this a 94 rating, and I would agree. I had it at a steakhouse dinner along with another 2000 Napa Cab, Ridge's Monte Bello. We decanted it for about 20 minutes, and then drank away. Still very lively, loads of big black fruit and some tannic backbone. Long finish, and suitable for drinking with our without the steak.
This was a bit of a disappointment (esp compared to the other bottle we had a year ago). Decanted maybe 2 hours before drinking and rebottled to bring to dinner. It started very disjointed - flavors were disparate and the start/mid-palette/finish don't all come together. Sat in the glass for ~1-1.5 hours and right at the end it was starting to integrate a bit better. Got some blackberry, spice, some oak. Wish we'd given it the time it needed.
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