Red

2013 Becklyn Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve Moulds Vineyard

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 14

  • gharter Does not like this wine:

    October 11, 2019 - Just not my style. Its a blueberry milkshake buried in oak. Decanted for 2 hours and it didn't matter. Way too overextracted and buried in oak. I can understand how some like this style, but not me.
    Glad i dropped off the list. Happy to give my place to those who enjoy the style.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • ews3 wrote: 92 points

    May 23, 2017 - Day 1: So tight, even after 4 hours in decanter. blackberry is really all that is there. Nice structure.
    Day 2: More showing, but still so youthful. The blackberry has shifted to more of a boysenberry note. Some cedar is emerging on top of spice. minor band-aid note. long finish.
    This needs a lot of time. I'm not sure I prefer the "Reserve" to the "Regular", but this is damn good!

    2 people found this helpful Comment
  • Yack Man wrote:

    February 26, 2017 - I totally agree with the note from “PourMeSomeMore” - that assessment is spot on in my opinion. This is a wine that will show it’s stuff with bottle age. I would wait to open this Cab, it needs a couple more years. It really didn’t open up in a way that I anticipated it would. Definitely a finesse style, very tight and inhibited type of wine at this point, showing all primary fruit and cranberries at this stage. The last time I tried this wine was 3/2/2016 so not much has changed in my opinion from my previous notes. If I had to rate this wine it would score it in 90-92 point range with future potential.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • PourMeSomeMore Likes this wine:

    December 17, 2016 - Wait to open....needs a couple more years. Could not get this bottle to open up more than just a bit.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • haldolugr wrote: 93 points

    November 27, 2016 - Wanted to try a bottle as my last order from Becklyn came to my door. Really nice cabernet. Mixed fruit, leaning towards the black and blue side on a solid core with an excellent finish for how young this wine is.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2013
  • Type Red
  • Producer Becklyn Cellars
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation Reserve
  • Vineyard Moulds Vineyard
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 2 (0%)
  • In Cellars 368 (76%)
  • Consumed 115 (24%)

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