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2012 Sojourn Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer Georges III Vineyard

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
  • Rutherford
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Community Tasting Notes 25

  • PMJak11 Likes this wine: 93 points

    June 18, 2022 - 1.5+hr decant. Dark red color with hints of rust and purple. Lovely nose of dark cherries and cedar, which is the highlight. Great texture but restrained and thinning. Starts out like a nice Bordeaux then turns into a classic Napa Cab then becomes very average mid palate. So much promise but doesn’t deliver. Needs more depth and flavor. As the wife said, very nice but probably a ~$50 bottle not an ~$85+.

  • ColoradoAg wrote: 90 points

    May 29, 2022 - Very nice wine, not many tannins left though still enough fruit to represent the well loved vineyard. Still a great Cab and will be for several more years though I don't expect it will improve with more time.

  • jayhawkdds Likes this wine: 91 points

    May 28, 2022 - Very good wine. Really started to come alive at the 3 hr mark of decanting. Red fruit showing through.

  • Bryan49 wrote: 90 points

    February 14, 2022 - Pedestrian wine at this price point although my wife loved it on Valentines Day (which was I opened it). With reverse seared NY Strip steaks. Velvety, dark fruit on the palate; notable oak finish. IMHO lacks power, structure and complexity.

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  • MikeATL Likes this wine: 91 points

    January 12, 2022 - Vanilla oak overlays ripe currant and raspberry fruit and a little spice, not showing much tannin but a little tingly acidity on the finish keeps it fresh and knots it together.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2012
  • Type Red
  • Producer Sojourn
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Beckstoffer Georges III Vineyard
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Rutherford

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 272 (47%)
  • Consumed 301 (53%)

Food Pairing

Community Recommendations

Parmesan popovers, salad with Tony., spaghetti and meatballs, Steak, Sunday sauce

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