2005 Delectus Argentum

Red Blend

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
Drink between 2007 - 2012 (Edit)
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Community Tasting Notes 6

  • mflesh wrote: 90 points

    February 16, 2019 - On the decline, but still showing well. Fruit has turned to a prune and plum character. Mushroom in the middle with a truffle note to the finish. I think this one had its narrow window where it showed decently well. But I think I missed that window. I tried this about an hour after it was decanted and I think the decanter killed this one.

  • Dmiller3 Likes this wine: 89 points

    July 17, 2015 - Opened and immediate Oaked notes - still a lot of grape notes which was very surprising given the age of this "little red wine". Letting it breathe - distinct purple hue - really lovely color - wishing I had more of this...

  • ardria wrote: 90 points

    March 11, 2011 - not impressed when first opened. Decanted 30-45 minutes and got cranberry and toast on the nose and something green and some sour fruit on the palate. 1 hour in, got some maple syrup and about 2 hours in got some raspberry on the nose. The palate opened up and revealed cedar, cranberry and raspberry.

    poured about 1/2/ of the bottle back in, corked and put in the fridge for a few days while traveling. Really enjoyed the last of it with Mike when I got back. Got the same notes mentioned on the first night. Wish I had more of this....just a tasy little number!

  • mgl wrote: 90 points

    March 8, 2010 - Love it this time.

  • MAnderso wrote:

    January 25, 2009 - Very nice everyday drinking wine

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2005
  • Type Red
  • Producer Delectus
  • Varietal Red Blend
  • Designation Argentum
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley

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  • In Cellars 23 (14%)
  • Consumed 137 (86%)

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