Red

2002 Corison Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 74

  • Skiawal wrote:

    October 8, 2017 - Wasn't great...a bit of a bite

  • papabluez wrote: (93 points)

    September 14, 2017 - Still Terrific!! What a winemaker! This 15 year old cab has held its black fruits well, with ample blackberry jam & menthol coming thru. Tannins have softened. A really smooth enjoyable wine that could age even a few more years in the right cellar conditions.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • PolarBear22 wrote: (92 points)

    September 3, 2017 - Still going great. Decanted about an hour. Tasted along side a 2003. Both were very similar. Great nose. Dark fruits still strong on the palate with a nice finish. Just a great wine.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • oldwines Likes this wine: (94 points)

    July 15, 2017 - Decanted for 3+ hours before tasting. Tasted at a friends home along with other wines that are a prelude to an upcoming trip to Napa and Sonoma where the wineries on the evening will be visited. Effusive floral and herbal nose with some vanilla and red/black fruit. Great balance and elegance in texture and flavor. Plenty of acidity give it a bright mouth feel that is great with a variety of food but especially good with smoked Boar/Pork Belly. Flavors evoked a fine Bordeaux with graphite, licorice, rosemary, black currant, plum, blackberry and tobacco. Long finish. My favorite red wine of the night.

    2 people found this helpful Comment
  • hawkeye54 wrote: (93 points)

    July 1, 2017 - PNP. Great arromatics. Still drinking great. Started to lose some freshness after an hour. Showed stewed fruit and black fruit notes. Drink up!

    2 people found this helpful Comment
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  • By John Gilman
    Jul/Aug 2017, Issue #70, 7/1/2017

    (Corison Winery “Napa Valley” Cabernet Sauvignon) Subscribe to see review text.

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    June 2012 (link)

    (Corison Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2005, IWC Issue #120 (link)

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  • By Richard Jennings
    8/23/2010 (link) 91 points

    (Corison Cabernet Sauvignon) Black fruit, licorice nose; black fruit, licorice, herbal palate; medium-plus finish 91+ pts.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2002
  • Type Red
  • Producer Corison
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley
  • UPC Code 000000958998

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 7 (1%)
  • In Cellars 481 (47%)
  • Consumed 537 (52%)

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