Red

2009 Ispiri Wines Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • California
  • Sonoma County
  • Pine Mountain - Cloverdale Peak
Drink between 2015 - 2019 (Edit)
CT90.1 22 reviews
2009
Label borrowed from 2006
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Community Tasting Notes 11

  • jlhkiss Likes this wine: 90 points

    January 1, 2019 - This was more robust than our last bottle back in May (more weight and body) but the acidity is still light. Took about 2+ hours in bottle to open up. Overall this is linear but smooth and enjoyable. Drink now. Technical score: 90. Enjoyment score: 90.

  • jlhkiss Likes this wine: 91 points

    May 30, 2018 - Consistent with previous notes. Medium, soft, round, but still potent. Balanced on the palate with good, ripe black fruit and lingering savory notes of herbs, mushrooms, and dried leather. Fully mature. Acidity is low but the tannins are still thick. Drink 2018-2022. Technical score: 90. Enjoyment score: 92.

  • Ed85 Likes this wine: 91 points

    March 26, 2018 - ruby, medium body, moderate aromas of raspberry, toasted red fruit flavors, light finish,

  • jlhkiss Likes this wine: 92 points

    November 2, 2017 - Improved and more accessible than our last tasting almost two years ago. Good brambly blackberry and raspberry fruit and the finish has become nicely refined. Seems to have low acidity (at least this bottle) so drink before 2020. Technical score: 91. Enjoyment score: 92.

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  • jlhkiss Likes this wine: 91 points

    December 20, 2015 - P&P'd with a savory meat stew and salad. Inky purple color with subtle violet tones. Nose brings gobs of blackcurrant, creme de cassis, candied blackberries, whiffs of dried herbs and sweet pipe tobacco. The palate is full, round, sweet, but slightly thin and flat, bringing raspberries, strawberries, more blue fruit and cassis, and finishing with a slight savory soy note which provides good balance. Elegant in feel with subtle acidity and sweet, refined tannins, this should be solid for a more years. Very nice mountain cab from a little-known producer and terroir (Pine Mountain/Cloverdale Peak). Drink now - 2020.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2009
  • Type Red
  • Producer Ispiri Wines
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Sonoma County
  • Appellation Pine Mountain - Cloverdale Peak
  • UPC Code 856662002025

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  • In Cellars 34 (34%)
  • Consumed 65 (66%)

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